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Great show, slo-o-o-ow download

by tre~ / January 30, 2007 12:48 PM PST

I enjoy the reparte' you three deliver with such verve. Thanks for the laughs. You are so quick and clever on the uptake. Not so quick nor clever is the download speed of BOL through iTunes. After clicking update, I walked upstairs, brushed and flossed, picked out a book to read tonight before listening to BOL, returned to the PC, checked progress, looked up my BOL username and password, and wrote this post. The download is just 1/3 done and I have a 5 meg down cable connection! And it was just as slow last night. Glad you Buzzers are popular and no complaints about the price, but, hey, we all love speed.

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I didn't have that problem
by ktreb / January 30, 2007 3:15 PM PST

I use iTunes too. Mine took less than a minute and I was downloading 3 other podcasts at the same time.

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I have the same issue
by Dirty Pirate / January 30, 2007 4:07 PM PST

I started the download at 0745 GMT and it 60 percent done at 0806 GMT.
I check my line and it is clean. I am wondering if the server it is hosted on is having issues.

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(NT) Took me a long time too.
by csliva11 / January 30, 2007 9:52 PM PST
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I didn't use Itunes, but it was sloooow...
by Evil Penguin / January 30, 2007 11:33 PM PST

When I downloaded the "01/30/07" episode this morning (CET), it was really slow.

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It is slooooooow here too
by LMaui / January 31, 2007 12:15 AM PST

I am in Hawaii and the normal speedy download is slow as a slug, iTunes is reporting 45 minutes for the download (1/30/07).

The 1/29 was the same.

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Not just BOL
by gwchemguy / January 31, 2007 12:36 AM PST

For me, all my itunes podcasts were slow. BBC, Inside Mac News, Mac OS Ken...

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(NT) (NT) Moi aussi. I gave up, will try again now.
by udayan71 / January 31, 2007 2:34 AM PST
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yup.
by w827mkt5 / January 31, 2007 7:22 AM PST

last 2 or 3 episodes have been SSLLOOWW

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iTunes refuses to download
by katecarbonare / January 31, 2007 9:44 AM PST

Mine is going so slow that after a while iTunes will cancel the download altogether.

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My is the same way
by lanimay / June 11, 2007 6:48 AM PDT

I had an older version of itunes then we did a system restore and now when i attempt to re-download it almost is complete then says there is an error what do i do ?? I just bought a new ipod.

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