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From Joe Kellner <...@kingsmeade.net>
Subject Re: apache.roweboat.net
Date Sun, 28 Sep 2003 18:04:54 GMT
I feel violated after visting that mirror.


-Joe



Quoting Haesu <haesu@towardex.com>:

> I agree with Chris. When did apache mirrors were allowed to advertise their
> hosting services through their apache mirror site? I thought mirror operators
> are supporting apache by providing an official mirror, instead of using
> apache mirror as an advertisement oppurtunity?
> 
> I am sure we all agree pop-ups are one the most annoying things in the
> world.
> 
> -hc
> 
> -- 
> Haesu C.
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> 
> 
> On Sun, Sep 28, 2003 at 07:56:18AM +0000, Christopher L. Morrow wrote:
> > 
> > On Sun, 28 Sep 2003, Christopher L. Morrow wrote:
> > 
> > >
> > > On Sun, 28 Sep 2003, Andy Rowe-- MIRRORS MAINTAINER wrote:
> > >
> > > > Erik,
> > > >
> > > > If anyone has been wondering about my mirror. it has been freezing up
> all day today i think i have resolved the problem. Think it might have been a
> bad memeory stick i bought second hand. I just updated  the mirror a few min
> ago so i think im up and running again.
> > >
> > > This mirror (at 3am EDT) is quite slow, it appears to be hosted on a
> DSL
> > > line... is this good for the apache going-public's experience?
> > >
> > > download example:
> > > 03:48:51 (82.35 KB/s) - `httpd-2.0.47.tar.Z' saved
> > >
> > > Oh, and did I miss an update to the standard Apache Mirror setup that
> > > included some crazy pop-up crap? yuck... no pop-ups please when I chose
> to
> > > download from a mirror, thats definitely bad for customer experience.
> > 
> > wow, please make the madness stop:
> > 
> > bottom of: http://apache.roweboat.net/
> > 
> > <html>
> > 
> > <head>
> > <meta name="GENERATOR" content="Microsoft FrontPage 5.0">
> > <meta name="ProgId" content="FrontPage.Editor.Document">
> > <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html;
> charset=windows-1252">
> > <title>New Page 1</title>
> > </head>
> > 
> > <body onUnload="window.open('http://www.roweboat.net/html/ad.htm',
> > 'newWindow', 'scrollbars=0,resizable=0,height=350,width=500')">
> > 
> > </body>
> > 
> > </html></body></html>
> > 
> > yucky.
> 
> 




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