netselect-apt - tip to find the fastest Debian mirror

Posted by dsTst on May 23, 2007 5:56 AM EDT; By Ravi
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This article explains how to find out the fastest Debian mirror. At last count there are well over 200 mirrors and the popular idea of selecting the mirror closest to ones geographical location cannot always give the best data transfer speeds. By using netselect-apt, you can find the right mirror which gives you the fastest speeds.

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