[rescue] [geeks] No more anon FTP for Sun patches after August 2006

Sandwich Maker adh at an.bradford.ma.us
Tue Jun 13 12:00:15 CDT 2006

" From: Scott Howard <scott at doc.net.au>
" On Tue, Jun 06, 2006 at 04:27:22PM -0400, William Enestvedt wrote:
" > Ripped from the headlines:
" >       http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-9-82023
" > 
" >    Am I the only one who didn't know this date?
" The date itself is only new - it was only publically announced a week
" or so ago.
" At this stage there are no changes to what is actually available,
" only how they are accessed.

when their ftp server went flaky [a year ago] i changed my curl
patch-fetcher script to use http instead of ftp, eg
instead of

never got around to changing back, and i've been using it weekly since
Andrew Hay                                  the genius nature
internet rambler                            is to see what all have seen
adh at an.bradford.ma.us                       and think what none thought

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