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by richb
Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: 64-bit torrent link broken
Replies: 37
Views: 357

Re: 64-bit torrent link broken

How many downloads to date of the 32 bit and 64 bit torrents on archive.org?
by richb
Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: 64-bit torrent link broken
Replies: 37
Views: 357

Re: 64-bit torrent link broken

Torrent links are fixed on the Website. Thanks peregrine!
https://mxlinux.org/download-links/
by richb
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: 64-bit torrent link broken
Replies: 37
Views: 357

Re: 64-bit torrent link broken

Can someone with an account download the 64 bit torrent and post it here as a zip so Karen can grab it.
by richb
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: 64-bit torrent link broken
Replies: 37
Views: 357

Re: 64-bit torrent link broken

OK Stevo Karen is looking into an alternate for the Website.
by richb
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: 64-bit torrent link broken
Replies: 37
Views: 357

Re: 64-bit torrent link broken

by richb
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: 64-bit torrent link broken
Replies: 37
Views: 357

Re: 64-bit torrent link broken

Not sure what goes on, the torrent works fine here downloaded 18% in a matter of seconds, the files if I go in incognito indeed show as not downloadable as in the screenshot. Didn't do anything to that that to require log in access on archive.org but I'm not that familiar with the site and is kind ...
by richb
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: 64-bit torrent link broken
Replies: 37
Views: 357

Re: 64-bit torrent link broken

Can the site directly host and provide the torrent file, or does it have to be somewhere else? In the worst case, they could be in zip attachments here, I guess. I will consult with Karen re the Website. i do not see why they could not. Better to have them there than here. EDIT: By the way the 32 b...
by richb
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: 64-bit torrent link broken
Replies: 37
Views: 357

Re: 64-bit torrent link broken

Not a good situation when the MX Website link fails. A user would not necessarily know he would need an account. Since the torrents are still working as long as they can get the torrent file, how about just providing it directly instead of from archive.org? (and do the same thing for the 32-bit bef...
by richb
Tue Mar 19, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: 64-bit torrent link broken
Replies: 37
Views: 357

Re: 64-bit torrent link broken

Not a good situation when the MX Website link fails. A user would not necessarily know he would need an account.
by richb
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Good old (*new) MX
Replies: 22
Views: 386

Re: Good old (*new) MX

Gaer Boy wrote:
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:17 pm
richb wrote:
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:15 pm
Stevo wrote:
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:12 pm
Darn, that would have made a good Youtube video.
We could have Mr and Mrs. Dolphin make one and have a disclaimer, "Actors are playing the parts". ;)
But how do you persuade Windows to update on cue, instead of when MS chooses?
Fake it. You realize it was a tongue in cheek comment.

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