Longest. Download. Ever.

Posted: May 21st, 2008
Filed under: IIS & HTTP, Web Speed and Performance


Given latency and constrained connections out there, if you ever receive this download warning, make sure you have lots of food and water stored up for the wait:

http://www.w3schools.com/downloadwww.htm

There are some files even HTTP compression and caching cannot help!

Cheers,
Port80

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One Comment on “Longest. Download. Ever.”

  • Well If you had something faster than a 56K modem ie. DSL maybe you could cut that down to about 1000 Years??

    Posted by: daedalus at 6:14 am on July 2nd, 2008