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Topic # 114356 17-Feb-2013 09:40

Hi guys,

This was an issue a while back, with a suggestion made to XNet/WXC, and it seems there has now silently action taken on this.

I'd like to thank XNet for setting up a local Linux repo on their network - this'll *significantly* my monthly data usage, and bill (local traffic being 0-rated?)!

http://mirror.xnet.co.nz/pub/

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  Reply # 763710 17-Feb-2013 11:10 Send private message

I think it has been there a little while, as it was mentioned in this thread back in December:
http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=46&topicid=98120




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  Reply # 763712 17-Feb-2013 11:52 Send private message

It was set up in May last year - not silently though - they announced it here:

http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=65&topicid=101577

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