ircd-hybrid-7.1beta1 link

W. Campbell wcampbel at
Thu Jul 29 09:05:31 EDT 2004

The FTP site on blackened does not appear to function properly all the 
time with PASSIVE mode FTP.

wcampbel at botbay (wcampbel): ftp
Connected to
220 FTP server (Version 6.00LS) ready.
Name ( anonymous
331 Guest login ok, send your email address as password.
230 Guest login ok, access restrictions apply.
Remote system type is UNIX.
Using binary mode to transfer files.
ftp> passive
Passive mode off.
ftp> passive
Passive mode on.
ftp> ls
ftp: connect: Operation timed out

Note that many browsers use passive mode by default to avoid issues 
with client side firewalls.

If you haven't configured your local side to block active FTP data 
streams, you can try using the command line client or fetch/wget 
(which APPEAR to use active mode by default, according to the 
manpages) to download the file.  Otherwise, I'm afraid you are out of 

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