Fedora 8 howto

Janina Sajka janina at rednote.net
Wed Dec 12 10:47:50 EST 2007

Thanks, Jude. I'm keeping your email to include this info in the next


Jude DaShiell writes:
> Another download method for Linux I find simple and reliable is to do:
> wget -b http://speakup.modified.org/current/Fedora... keeps computer 
> available for other things and a command like:
> wc -l wget-log will yield ascending numbers until the download finishes. 
> Very easy way to check on progress.  The other advantage to wget is it 
> gets a good copy of the file or it doesn't get a file.  That eliminates at 
> least one of the sha1sum checks.  For windows, sha1sum utilities exist 
> that can take an sah1sum of a file.
> Those can be found out on versiontracker.com easily enough.
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