On Mon, 01 Mar 2004 18:14:34 -0800, Dominic Mazzoni wrote:
>Matt Brubeck wrote:
>> The Audacity web site has been updated with the 1.2.0 release
>> announcement, notes, and download links:
>Brings a tear to my eye, I was beginning to think I'd never
>see this day! :)
>Since SourceForge is still having trouble keeping track of download
>statistics, I augmented the PHP code to keep track of downloads of
>our stable versions. You can view the stats here:
>My logging code has only been up for 10 minutes, but there are
>already ~50 downloads!
36000 . It's 23:30 CET March 3rd '04.
>I've been beginning to suspect that the reason our download counts
>are low is that we're linking directly to the download server,
>rather than going through SF's interface for selecting a mirror.
>Unfortunately SF's "select a mirror" page was confusing a lot of
>users, so I'm reluctant to go back to it, even though obviously
>using mirrors is a good thing in general. I just wish they provided
>a simpler version of that page, or else a way to embed that code
>into our own page.
Why not simply offer a second choice to that download :
"Or pick the mirror download site neat you"