Bug 159260 - Inadequate information on BitTorrent in fedora.redhat.com download instructions
Inadequate information on BitTorrent in fedora.redhat.com download instructions
Product: Fedora Infrastructure
Classification: Retired
Component: website (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Patrick Barnes
Elliot Lee
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Reported: 2005-05-31 19:44 EDT by Bill Nottingham
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:54 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 20060523
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Last Closed: 2006-05-23 09:39:57 EDT
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Description Bill Nottingham 2005-05-31 19:44:19 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #159175 +++

Description of problem, bug, incorrect information, or enhancement request:

Bittorrent is another method for downloading large files. For information about
obtaining the torrent file refer to this website:


http://fedora.redhat.com/download/ says nothing about bittorrent.

Version of release notes this bug refers to:

Fedora Core 4 final release

Really, that page should say something about BT.
Comment 1 Karsten Wade 2005-05-31 19:55:19 EDT
Oops, accidental clone, must have clicked on something funny whilst waiting for
bugzilla to stop crawling.  Loop closed by making this a duplicate entry.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 159175 ***
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2005-05-31 20:17:16 EDT
Reopening; this is for fixing the page on the website, as opposed to the relnotes.
Comment 3 Patrick Barnes 2005-11-15 16:52:09 EST
Would you mind prototyping this on the wiki?  The corresponding page there has a
link to the torrent trackers, but nothing that explains them.  A brief section
would be appropriate.  Once the material is created, it would be trivial to add
it to fedora.redhat.com.

Comment 4 Patrick Barnes 2005-12-17 16:11:27 EST
I've cooked up a brief page at:


It's parent page now also points to it.  After a little review, this can be
ported over to fedora.redhat.com.
Comment 5 Patrick Barnes 2005-12-17 16:15:48 EST
I'm updating the bug info and taking responsibility for seeing this through.
Comment 6 Patrick Barnes 2006-05-23 09:39:57 EDT
References now exist to the above listed page in the download instructions on 
fedoraproject.org and on fedora.redhat.com.

I'm closing this bug as CURRENTRELEASE.

Thanks for your recommendation.

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