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Re: testing accessibility to sources.redhat.com
On Fri, Feb 07, 2003 at 08:44:47PM +0000, Don Sharp wrote:
>Elfyn McBratney wrote:
>> > This is a somewhat off topic item.
>> > I have been trying for the last three weeks to update my cygwin
>> > installation with setup.exe. Unfortunately I can't establish a connection.
>> Just a bit ;-)
>> > traceroute (from my linux firewall) and tracert from my NT box both show
>> > that the trace reaches a router somewhere in the USA and then falls down
>> > a black hole. MY ISP says it's not his problem because he's passed the
>> > onward. Has anyone else, (particularly customers of blueyonder.co.uk),
>> > had any trouble reaching sources.redhat.com? Until recently I have had no
>> > difficulties updating.
>> Well I use blueyonder broadband, BT ADSL and Brrrrrrrr... Freeserve dial-up.
>> I have no problems connecting from either service to s.r.c .
>Thanks for letting me know it works for you.
Out of curiousity, what IP address are you seeing for sources.redhat.com? The
server moved a few weeks ago. The IP address should be: 188.8.131.52 .
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