Re: Linux Reflector at White Pines

Brian O'Shea (boshea@wpine.com)
Mon, 09 Oct 1995 10:17:56 -0400


>
>I apologize that my last posting may have suggested that the reflector =
>wasn't working. The problem is with the White Pines ftp server. It's =
>also a problem that Cornell's pages don't offer the Linux offering of =
>the latest reflector code.
>
>When accessing White Pines I've been getting this for two days:
>
>Unable to open =
>ftp://ftp2.wpine.com/pub/product/demo/reflector/4.0B3/reflector-4.0-b3.li=
>nux.tar.Z. The item may have been moved to a different address, or it =
>may not be available right now. Please try again later.

The problem was that the names of the files in the web pages had typos, there
was a "." where there should have been a "-".

You could have used ftp directly.

YourHostPrompt> ftp ftp2.wpine.com
Connected to piney.wpine.com.
220 piney FTP server (Version 4.1 Sat Nov 23 12:52:09 CST 1991) ready.
Name (ftp2.wpine.com:bos): anonymous
331 Guest login ok, send ident as password.
Password:
230 Guest login ok, access restrictions apply.
ftp> cd pub/product/demo/reflector/4.0B3
250 CWD command successful.
ftp> ls
200 PORT command successful.
150 Opening data connection for /bin/ls.
README
README.reflector.4.00b3.txt
reflector-4.0-b3-aix.tar.Z
reflector-4.0-b3-hp-ux.tar.Z
reflector-4.0-b3-irix.tar.Z
reflector-4.0-b3-linux.tar.Z
reflector-4.0-b3-linux.tar.gz
reflector-4.0-b3-next.tar.Z
reflector-4.0-b3-osf1.tar.Z
reflector-4.0-b3-osf1.tar.gz
reflector-4.0-b3-scosysv.tar.Z
reflector-4.0-b3-solaris.tar.Z
reflector-4.0-b3-sunos.tar.Z
reflector-4.0-b3-ultrix.tar.Z
reflector-4.0-b3-ultrix.tar.gz
226 Transfer complete.
430 bytes received in 0.037 seconds (11 Kbytes/s)
ftp>

All is fixed in the web page. (You may need to "reload" the page.)

-bos

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