Subject: Re: Bizarre ftp problem
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/12/1995 14:46:12
In article <Pine.SOL.3.91.950112013743.17205A-100000@paddington> (David Brownlee) writes:
>	Tried ftping to sun-lamp to get the latest source to make.
>	(I didn't want to wait for sup to update its database - or
>	am I missing something? - Anyway...)
>	When I get the file /pub/NetBSD-current/src/usr.bin/make/arch.c
>	from sun-lamp the last 7 characters have been replaced by nulls.
>	'sup' gets it down no problem.
>	Tried from both sun-os & NetBSD this end & getting it from the
>	mirror at is fine...
>	Can anyone else see this - is there a problem with the ftpd at 
>	sun-lamp? (Have I gone totally mad?)
>			David

Yes, there is; you are not mad. Some files get randomly truncated...