Help with Linux mint Download?

Discussion in 'Computer Software and Operating Systems' started by CayFun, Feb 15, 2017.

  1. CayFun
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    I've been going to the "Official linux mint" Website, No matter what mirror i choose the download always fails. Any ideas? :glare:
     
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    Seriously? Downloading large files through web browsers is seriously the worst way to go about it.
    Torrents are faster and far more stable when dealing with large files.
     
  5. CayFun
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    My experience with Torrents have been Horrid, However one cannot disagree that Downloading large files through a browser is pretty Unreliable.

    EDIT: I've had many "large" files end up corrupted or the Browser states the download is finished when in actuality it wasn't.
     
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    Your experiences are either out of date or your internet is complete shit.
     
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    I haven't touched a Torrent in atleast 3 years.
     
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    Torrents are awesome. Problem is that it's used a lot for piracy and sometimes your provider will try to throttle them.