Subject: Re: ftp problems w/miniroot
To: None <port-vax@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Kevin McQuiggin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/10/1997 20:22:22
>Date: Sun, 10 Aug 1997 20:21:46 -0700
>To: email@example.com (Gordon Zaft)
>From: Kevin McQuiggin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: Re: ftp problems w/miniroot
>Is your netmask set up properly on both machines? 255.255.255.0 is
probably what you need.
>At 12:34 PM 97/08/10 -0700, you wrote:
>> I'm *still* trying to get this uVAX II up on 1.2G and I'm having
>>some problems. Basically I get everything up to the point of trying to
>>ftp the binaries onto the machine. The VAX doesn't seem to be able to
>>find the ftp server (it just times out).
>> A uVAX II with 16 MB, DEQNA, TK-50, DHV-11. DEQNA is hooked via
>>an AUI cable to an AUI-10BaseT transceiver, which is hooked to a hub. I
>>a link indication on the hub. I ifconfig'd this machine to 192.168.27.27.
>> The ftp server is a PC running NTS TCP Pro's ftp service. I've
>>got a link indication from that machine to the hub as well. This machine
>> When I PING the VAX I don't get anything (not surprising, I assume
>>the miniroot doesn't have that functionality built in to respond) but I
>>do see a blip on the activity light for the PC, so I'm assuming the hardware
>>is okay. When I attempt to FTP to the PC I get a blip on the activity light
>>for the VAX port on the hub, so I am assuming that the hardware there is
>> Any ideas what my problem might be? And as an aside, I've tried it
>>with SQE both on and off on the VAX 10BaseT transceiver. Which is correct?
>> Thanks for any help y'all can give.
Kevin McQuiggin VE7ZD