[GRLUG] Current status of file shareing
david at pembrook.net
Tue Apr 26 00:19:41 EDT 2011
If your on comcast, force encryption on your connections or they will
throttle the downloads. I doubled my speed doing that and am seeing
almost 12 down at times.
On 4/26/2011 12:05 AM, Richard Nienhuis wrote:
> Bittorrent is the king. Ligit and pirated distribution channels use it now.
> I think the risks are still the same as back in the day. If you just
> randomly download stuff, you will catch something eventually. Either
> a virus or a lawsuit.
> Many companies has stopped suing because the only winners were the lawyers.
> On Mon, Apr 25, 2011 at 11:33 PM, Joseph McLaughlin<jwm8351 at yahoo.com> wrote:
>> Just wondering about file sharing - A few years back there was kazza, and
>> Is file sharing too dangerous today -
>> Because of viruses -
>> Because of lawsuits -
>> If it is ok - what sites would work?
>> This request is just to find information and does not imply intent to
>> actually download illegally.
>> There is still a bug in the program must use RAID!
>> From: Joseph McLaughlin<jwm8351 at yahoo.com>
>> To: "Mailing List for LUG in greater Grand Rapids, MI area."
>> <grlug at grlug.org>
>> Sent: Thu, January 27, 2011 1:41:41 AM
>> Subject: menu question
>> I have multiple (less than 10) Ubuntu boxes!
>> I would like to execute one program - then pick what I really want to do.
>> One source
>> Multiple machines
>> If I only had one box I would just update the Applications Menu.
>> Any quick ideas -
>> Anything that is to complicated I would just update all the Application
>> Menus by hand.
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