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in reply to CPAN times out on "01mailrc.txt.gz", every time, Mac OS X Darwin

I used to hate waiting for the file to download, too. Then, I included minicpan in a weekly cron job and pointed cpan (actually cpanp) to use that as its repository. I couldn't recommend this more. It's a pretty elegant solution, IMO.

thor

The only easy day was yesterday