broken link in the book

James Iwanek chthon at chthon-uk.com
Wed Feb 12 13:15:40 PST 2003


Richard Lightman wrote:

> * James Iwanek <chthon at chthon-uk.com> [2003-02-12 16:02]:
>> 
>> sf changed their ftp system recently - the links are broken - either that
>> or sf ftp have been down for >3months
>> 
> I found the book's links to sourceforge were broken a long time ago,
> and changed the URL I use for it. Since then, I have found my URL
> does not work on some days, but will if I wait a few. It is not
> working today.
> 
> [root at urusai sources]# ls -l ftp/download.sourceforge.net/pub/*/* | grep
> [Jan
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root        22108 Jan 21 11:02 cramfs-1.1.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       140096 Jan 10 11:13
> docbook-dsssl-doc-1.77.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       786432 Jan 10 11:14
> docbook-xsl-1.58.1.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       623224 Jan 10 09:22
> etherboot-5.1.4.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       790213 Jan 10 09:24
> freetype-2.1.3.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       208745 Jan 10 09:25
> ftdocs-2.1.3.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root      2305079 Jan 10 11:14
> galeon-1.3.1.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       274275 Jan 10 09:37
> gphoto2-2.1.1.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root      1027523 Jan 10 11:14 gri-2.12.1.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       558609 Jan 10 11:14
> icewm-1.2.5.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       687738 Jan  9  2002
> intermezzo-1.0.6.0.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       888195 Jan 10 11:14
> lame-3.93.1.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       197133 Jan 10 09:44
> libieee1284-0.2.6.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       143533 Jan 10 11:14
> libusb-0.1.7.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       894069 Jan 10 09:47
> MesaDemos-5.0.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root      1645037 Jan 10 09:51
> MesaLib-5.0.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       518381 Jan 10 09:52
> nasm-0.98.35.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root      1791091 Jan 10 11:17 Omni-0.7.2.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       739669 Jan 10 11:17
> openjade-1.3.2.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       203873 Jan 10 11:17
> psmisc-21.2.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root       973550 Jan 10 11:17
> w3m-0.3.2.2.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root      1399552 Jan 10 11:18
> libwmf-0.2.8.tar.bz2
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root      4268094 Jan 10 11:18
> xfce-3.8.18.tar.bz2
> 
> My download scripts re-pack .tar.gz & .tgz as .tar.bz2, so it looks
> like I downloaded intermezzo on the 9th and then set my scripts
> to automatically pick up new versions the next day.
> 
> 
> Wait a few days, then try to find a valid sourceforce ftp url.
> I have seen mirrors for sourceforge  - I wish I had kept one of
> the URL's.
> 
> 
> Richard

its working at the moment - atleast im not the only one with this problem

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Jay
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