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I just want know the reason behind the below mention observation. During the installation of packages and software on Ubunto12.04 using the Terminal with apt-get utility .I observed that after sometime xx:xx:xx , downloading speed from ubunto server starts getting down and down (upto a limit x kbps).But When i start using any web browser and surf over internet(for sometime ) ,increasing the request of data packets on my tcp port.The speed start increasing of downloading the package(upto my max download speed provided).

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