[SunHELP] Off topic-DNS Question

Phil Stracchino phil.stracchino at speakeasy.net
Wed Oct 12 13:13:02 CDT 2005

James, Denise wrote:
> A customer writes with the following problem ...
> I am having an ongoing issue with the www.floridaschoolchoice.org
> website. www.floridaschoolchoice.org is a domain name that was recently
> moved from Zeus (where it pointed to the virtual web at
> www.firn.edu/doe/choice on to DCUSTLWS01 (where it points
> to a website on
> ZEUS is running Solaris 8 with apache; DCUSTLWS01 is a Windows 2000
> server running IIS
> Since it has moved, I am getting hundreds of 404 Error notifications
> from the website. 404 Errors indicate a missing file. Here are a couple
> of examples of links that have generated errors. There are many more.
> http://www.floridaschoolchoice.org/~doe/fefp/xls/djj0405calc4.xls
> http://www.floridaschoolchoice.org/doe/title1/9900t1/files/9900t1pasco.p
> df
> http://floridaschoolchoice.org/schools/seminole/awill_ms/2003-2004%20Sch
> ool%20Planner.pdf
> These are all actually valid links on Zeus. The only thing wrong with
> the link is the domain name. It appears that www.floridaschoolchoice.org
> is getting substituted for www.firn.edu. Here's what the above links
> should look like:
> http://www.firn.edu/~doe/fefp/xls/djj0405calc4.xls
> http://www.firn.edu/doe/title1/9900t1/files/9900t1pasco.pdf
> http://www.firn.edu/schools/seminole/awill_ms/2003-2004%20School%20Plann
> er.pdf
> Denise O. James
> Systems Project Analyst
> Florida Department of Education

Um .......

Perhaps I missed something.  Was there a question here?

 Phil Stracchino       phil.stracchino at speakeasy.net
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