[Project_owners] Download weirdness
erwin at transpontine.com
Mon Oct 6 18:49:19 EDT 2003
Recently I'm getting some user feedback about downloading not working;
today I checked again and now experienced it myself. Please let me know
if I'm going crazy or if somebody else is experiencing this as well. I
tried searching BugZilla, but couldn't find anything about this...
Here's what I did:
I first clicked on a link to download the latest QuickReply extension,
I got an error message saying that the file could not be found.
I then went to http://downloads.mozdev.org/
I navigated to the sub directory quickreply
I tried to go to http://downloads.mozdev.org/quickreply/
That worked, too.
Then I tried the link again - and it worked.
Some time later, I tried the link again - it didn't work.
Having checked stuff some more, it appeared that downloads.mozdev.org
resolved to different mirrors (about) every time I tried, and some
plainly didn't work (i.e. no network connection), or gave Internal
Server Errors (like the
Anyway, as it is, this is causing people to not be able to download the
extension successfully... I might have to put the downloads somewhere
else, and link to it.
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