The installation media allow to select a ftp mirror for installation.
However this list is not current. ftp1.freebsd.org is included in the
freebsd handbook, but not in the list of mirrors of installation medium.
How-To-Repeat: Download ftp://ftp1.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/ISO-IMAGES-amd64/8.2/FreeBSD-8.2-RELEASE-amd64-disc1.iso
Install from it
Try to select a ftp mirror from the Germany List
I'll take that one.
For bugs matching the following conditions:
- Status == In Progress
- Assignee == "bugs@FreeBSD.org"
- Last Modified Year <= 2017
- Set Status to "Open"
^Triage: close as OBE.
I'm sorry that this PR did not get addressed in a timely fashion.