wget 1.11.4

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Feb 10 20:10:04 PST 2010

Carl Thorn wrote:

> So is the response to wget the same?
> yes still the same

> Can you ping
> yes 31 packets transmitted 31 packets received 0% lost 
> reported after I terminated with ^C

Just FYI, I find doing something like

   ping -c 2

to be a little easier.

As far as your problem with wget, I don't know.  Can you do

   ftp anduin.linuxfromscratch.org

log in with anonymous and a null password.

Or try:


It's only a few bytes, but it should work and take DNS out of the loop.

   -- Bruce

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