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I've been trying to download Natty for days now, but either the internet here in Vietnam is totally shot or the Ubuntu CD server has a lot of traffic, because I can't get it to download faster than about 15Kbps. Does anyone know of a mirror, preferably close to Vietnam, where I could download (zsync) this image faster? Googling hasn't helped me, nor has Ubuntu's list of mirrors (I get stuck in a rabbithole of FTP folders, and nothing seems to point to the daily image).

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Hmm. And if anyone has an ISP/Carrier map of the region, that might even help. Knowing where the major circuits to Vietnam are routed could be useful. –  belacq Mar 16 '11 at 5:01

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It seems that most mirrors only mirror releases or the package archives, but not the daily ISOs.

I've put together a Google search that brings up some mirrors that you could try. I haven't seen any that are in Asia though. Below are the first few results I get.

http://ftp.heanet.ie/mirrors/download.sourceforge.net/ubuntu-cdimage/daily-live/current/
http://ftp.df.lkams.kernel.org/pub/ubuntu-cdimage/daily-live/current/
http://mirrors.med.harvard.edu/ubuntu-cdimage/daily-live/current/
http://147.32.127.222/MIRRORS/ubuntu-cdimage/daily-live/current/
http://ftp.sh.cvut.cz/MIRRORS/ubuntu-cdimage/daily-live/current/
http://mirror.leaseweb.com/ubuntu-cdimage/daily-live/current/
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You could always try the official link that should find the nearest mirror. http://www.ubuntu.com/start-download

But as another user has already posted most mirrors do not mirror the daily ISOs.

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