Non-Pingable Server

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Mon Oct 18 04:57:43 PDT 2010

On Oct 18, 2010, at 02:32, Didiet Noor wrote:

> I've been wondering if macports can be configured for non-pingable server. There's local gnu mirror in my country ( which is very fast. But since the admin closing the ICMP, Therefore, it's always timeout. How to workaround this issue?

I don't know. MacPorts uses ping to determine which mirror is closest to you and there is no switch to turn that off.

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