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Old 11-05-2011, 01:01 PM   #12
fenuks
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Originally Posted by kovidgoyal View Post
you cannot typically download covers in parallel from the same site (as you can from different sites) as that would overload the site's servers.
Typically not, but sometimes there is possibility to get links for another covers directly from same site. I didn't except that every metadata source plugin will return n covers (n>1), but when there are convenient conditions for that plugin author should have possibility to make use of them.
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Originally Posted by kovidgoyal View Post
Imagine 5 million calibre users all downloading 10 covers per book from some poor site
We must try that some day
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