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Old 06-28-2012, 09:24 PM   #1
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It's only me ? http://ftp.slackware.com refer Debian repository


I was a bit surprised when acces http://ftp.slackware.com refering to Debian stuff. DNS propagation problem ?
 
Old 06-28-2012, 09:28 PM   #2
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http://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackwa...are64-current/

It's all there.
 
Old 06-28-2012, 09:33 PM   #3
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Yes all there, but if only http://ftp.slackware.com ?
 
Old 06-28-2012, 09:38 PM   #4
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Yes all there, but if only http://ftp.slackware.com ?
Heemm ...I understand, the parent directory is for all, and specific url true for Slackware.
 
Old 06-28-2012, 09:40 PM   #5
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it refers to different IP Address
Code:
dig ftp.slackware.com

; <<>> DiG 9.9.1-P1 <<>> ftp.slackware.com
;; global options: +cmd
;; Got answer:
;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 61042
;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 1, AUTHORITY: 0, ADDITIONAL: 1

;; OPT PSEUDOSECTION:
; EDNS: version: 0, flags:; udp: 512
;; QUESTION SECTION:
;ftp.slackware.com.             IN      A

;; ANSWER SECTION:
ftp.slackware.com.      13767   IN      A       140.211.166.134

;; Query time: 88 msec
;; SERVER: 8.8.4.4#53(8.8.4.4)
;; WHEN: Fri Jun 29 09:39:35 2012
;; MSG SIZE  rcvd: 62
Code:
dig slackware.com

; <<>> DiG 9.9.1-P1 <<>> slackware.com
;; global options: +cmd
;; Got answer:
;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 4767
;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 1, AUTHORITY: 0, ADDITIONAL: 1

;; OPT PSEUDOSECTION:
; EDNS: version: 0, flags:; udp: 512
;; QUESTION SECTION:
;slackware.com.                 IN      A

;; ANSWER SECTION:
slackware.com.          12553   IN      A       64.57.102.36

;; Query time: 99 msec
;; SERVER: 8.8.4.4#53(8.8.4.4)
;; WHEN: Fri Jun 29 09:39:38 2012
;; MSG SIZE  rcvd: 58
 
Old 06-28-2012, 09:42 PM   #6
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Click the "Slackware" tab at the top of the display.

My guess is that it is an issue within the Oregon State University website, since http://ftp.slackware.com resolves to http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/.
 
Old 06-28-2012, 09:50 PM   #7
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Thanks frankbell, willysr, and schmatzler I got your points about this problem.
 
Old 06-28-2012, 09:50 PM   #8
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yup, slackware.osuosl.org has the same IP as ftp.slackware.com
Code:
dig slackware.osuosl.org

; <<>> DiG 9.9.1-P1 <<>> slackware.osuosl.org
;; global options: +cmd
;; Got answer:
;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 63463
;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 2, AUTHORITY: 0, ADDITIONAL: 1

;; OPT PSEUDOSECTION:
; EDNS: version: 0, flags:; udp: 512
;; QUESTION SECTION:
;slackware.osuosl.org.          IN      A

;; ANSWER SECTION:
slackware.osuosl.org.   70336   IN      CNAME   ftp.osuosl.org.
ftp.osuosl.org.         359     IN      A       140.211.166.134

;; Query time: 87 msec
;; SERVER: 8.8.4.4#53(8.8.4.4)
;; WHEN: Fri Jun 29 09:49:32 2012
;; MSG SIZE  rcvd: 83
I guess it's another way to reduce the load of the main Slackware site and they host the FTP site to OSUOSL
 
  


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