ports from sourceforge

Jeremy Chadwick koitsu at FreeBSD.org
Sun Jul 6 17:43:18 UTC 2008

On Sun, Jul 06, 2008 at 07:15:40PM +0200, Jack Raats wrote:
> At this moment fetching ports from sourceforge.net is very slow. (+/- 4000 Bps)

Um... there's a whole series of SourcForge mirrors to choose from.  The
default is nchc, unless it's unreachable, which in that case tries kent,
easynews, ufpr, umn, and heanet.  Override the default list by placing
this in /etc/make.conf (note it's using easynews):


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