[Pdx-pm] what to do when cpan multiplexer selects very slow site?
Michael G Schwern
schwern at pobox.com
Wed Mar 21 03:35:33 PDT 2007
> On Tuesday 20 March 2007 22:52, Keith Lofstrom wrote:
>> What is the Easy Way (tm)?
> If you know the right mirror, "o conf cpan; o commit" within the CPAN shell.
> (Check the syntax.)
o conf urllist unshift http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/CPAN/
o conf commit
That's a mirror right here in Oregon.
Otherwise, simply hitting Ctrl-c will cause CPAN to stop downloading and try
another mirror in your list... or try another download method. I can't
remember which it does first. Anyhow, that'll cause ftp.perl.org to cycle its
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