[OS X TeX] [ANN] TeX Live Utility 0.5
daniel.becker at uni-rostock.de
Sun Jan 4 15:54:42 EST 2009
>>> 2009-01-04 19:08:30 +0100 Notice -[TLMPreferenceController
>>> _canConnectToDefaultServer] no data from ftp://ftp.dante.de/tex-archive/systems/texlive/tlnet/2008/
>> This tells me that after 30 seconds, no data was received from that
>> URL. I guess I can give the option to ignore the alert.
But I do not see that TLU is trying to reach the server for 30
seconds. The message appears very shortly after a change of the server
in the preferences.
>> The basic idea is to make sure the full URL is valid, because of
>> the problem you encountered last time. The only way to do that is
>> to actually try and download the directory listing and check for an
>> HTTP 200 response or nonzero data length for ftp.
> If I go to <ftp://ftp.dante.de/tex-archive/systems/> in my Browser I
> get an empty page so it seems that dante is having a problem.
Strange. I do not encounter any problem when I contact the server with
an ftp-program (fetch). And it takes 2 or 3 seconds to display the
list of files.
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