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From Russell E Glaue <>
Subject Re: Build hangs in Geronimo Plugins, System Database :: System Database 3.0-SNAPSHOT
Date Tue, 06 Mar 2012 22:41:49 GMT

On 03/06/2012 04:35 PM, Russell E Glaue wrote:
> I use ( without issue - today at least.
> I am located in Illinois. I am plugged into the Illinois Century Network which
> connects directly to the major backbone in Chicago.
> is in Oregon, south of Portland.
> If your connection is timing out, there may be a high load of traffic going
> through one of your upstream ISPs. Being able to ping a server is different from
> maintaining a connection without dropped packets.

This is important for Subversion because it is VERY talkative. If you monitor 
subversion traffic, which is HTTP, it makes many many requests. This tends to 
create an environment for lots of potential network related issues.

> -RG
> On 03/06/2012 03:36 PM, uromahn wrote:
>> Thank you David and Russell for your candid feedback.
>> It looks like I will have to follow Russell's suggested approach and setup a
>> local Maven repo, which I had done before, so it shouldn't take me too long
>> to get going.
>> Also, regarding the Apache SVN: If I try to access
>> which resolves to
>> (, the request times out for me. However, if I
>> go to the EU mirror hosted on I can access and checkout
>> the sources.
>> I can, however, ping the server.
>> --
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