Re: ftpget bug in 1.1.beta7?

From: Christian Balzer <>
Date: Thu, 17 Oct 1996 23:11:49 +0200 (MET DST)

Dancer wrote:
[ftpget error, that I can't see. ;-)]
>I see the 'network error' message a 'reasonable' amount of the time. Say
>about 1 in 20. I also know from experience that if your parent is a
>Roxen/Spinner proxy, ftp is a serious problem. Roxen/Spinner is unable
>to talk to most compliant ftp systems in any sane way. It can handle
>wu-ftpd, and the ancient nameless ftpd, whatever it is...and that's
>about it. It hates trollftpd, it hates Microsoft's ftp daemon, and
>almost everyone else's, feeding back bad documents consistantly.
OK, that would explain my unability to confirm this, no real parents
(just Squid neighbors) here and I bet most of the places I tried do run
wu-ftpd. ^_^



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