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[Paul Otto <otto@Cs.Ucl.AC.UK>: FTP'ing T]
Date: Wed, 18 Nov 87 08:44:58 EST
From: James F Philbin <philbin-jim at YALE.ARPA>
To: rees at YALE.ARPA
Re: [Paul Otto <otto@Cs.Ucl.AC.UK>: FTP'ing T]
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Subject: FTP'ing T
Date: Wed, 18 Nov 87 09:21:49 +0000
From: Paul Otto <otto@Cs.Ucl.AC.UK>
I have been trying to FTP the latest T release from zurich.ai.mit.edu,
and have not yet managed to transfer a single byte of any file.
(I can successfully do a "dir" on small directories, but not in
It has been suggested to me that this is probably due to zurich running
an old version of TCP, which works poorly with the heavily-loaded net.
Is T available on some other machine please? Or can you suggest
another route (other than mag tape!).
Try prep:/t/*.tar.Z, which are compressed tar files. * is one of
sources, vax_unix, sun, or hp. The only problem is that file names in
the sources tree are truncated to 14 characters.