conda install tar.bz2 low bandwidth Internet

For sites with poor Internet connection, conda install mypkg will fail and not resume a partially downloaded package. Workaround: use URL from the error message with cURL to download the package and install directly.

curl -L -O -C<package file>

Resume download interrupted by reissuing the command to resume download. Install from the tar.bz2 file by

conda install <package stem>.tar.bz2