Disable yum fastestmirror plugin on CentOS · theZedt
The fastestmirror plugin may be useful at some points, but it can be a pain in the ass at others. For example, I tried updating my CentOS installation today and because of the mirror caching it was downloading the updates at 30K/s. After disabling the plugin the speed from picking a different mirror jumped to 3MB/s. To disable the plugin...
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