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Need download tool recommendations

Ilane Marie Walberg <imw at> writes:

> I'm downloading at dialup speeds and am looking for a tool, if one
> exists, that would allow me to interrupt and resume downloads
> (i.e. hangup and redial) of a single very large file (such as the
> Eclipse download).  Or any alternative methods to tying up my phone
> line for hours (yeah, yeah, I know, move into the 21st century with
> DSL ;).

When I was in your situation (back when I only had dialup) I solved my
problem by buying a USB flash drive, going the the public library
(where they had high-speed access), and downloading what I needed onto
my flash drive.

I would suggest that a flash drive and a library membership are wise


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