httpd-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: Sporadically broken Download for 2.2.13 windows binaries
Date Wed, 26 Aug 2009 02:43:22 GMT
Although this would usually be an infra issue, and perhaps it is so I'm
copying them as well, we do create that server that archive.a.o, www.a.o
uses.  Ken, we are presuming you were downloading from one of the two,
and not from a mirror?  Ranier was clearly using archive.a.o.



Ken Dreyer wrote:
> I had the problem too. My download stopped at 4,931,584 bytes. I'm
> using Firefox 3.5.2 on Fedora 11.
> 
> wget yielded an interesting error. It paused and printed:
> 
> 2009-08-25 20:24:19 (60.5 KB/s) - Connection closed at byte 4923392. Retrying.
> 
> and continued the rest of the download successfully (gpg signature
> checks out ok).
> 
> - Ken
> 
> 
> On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 10:19 AM, Rainer Jung<rainer.jung@kippdata.de> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> I observed strange behaviour for the Windows 2.2.13 binary download.
>>
>> Retrieving it with Firefox and with MSIE 8 directly from
>>
>> http://archive.apache.org/dist/httpd/binaries/win32/apache_2.2.13-win32-x86-openssl-0.9.8k.msi
>>
>> stopped downloading after 4.923.392 Bytes instead of 6.034.944 Bytes.
>> Both browsers stopped after exactly the same size. The resulting file
>> was obviously corrupt.
>>
>> Downloading with wget did the job. I could reproduce the problem twice
>> with Firefox, but the third time it worked and retrieved the full file.
>>
>> No error message from the browsers, but yet another test using curl reveals:
>>
>> curl: (18) transfer closed with 1111552 bytes remaining to read
>>
>> So I tried again with curl, now instead of using Windows on Solaris and
>> a different curl version. Same problem, same point where the file stops
>> to download.
>>
>> HTTP Headers seem to be fine, version of httpd on the server is 2.2.12,
>> IP adress used for archive.a.o was 140.211.11.130.
>>
>> So it seems the archive server, file, config or combination of it all is
>> broken.
>>
>> Can anyone confirm the problem, so I might inform infra?
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Rainer
>>
> 
> 


Mime
View raw message