[nSLUG] mozilla.com webserver down?

George N. White III gnwiii at gmail.com
Wed Jul 2 19:27:08 ADT 2008

On Wed, Jul 2, 2008 at 12:55 PM, Daniel Morrison <draker at gmail.com> wrote:
> Except that www.mozilla.com is also down from an Aliant DSL link, and
> also unreachable from Dal.  And from those locations, the resolv.conf
> modification doesn't work, because it's an Eastlink DNS server that's
> not queryable from outside.
> Not sure what the Eastlink techs have done with that server, but it
> sure seems like www.mozilla.com has dropped off the Internet.

The data from


show that www.mozilla.com dropped off portions of the net.  It remained
available from some sites.

I'm on Eastlink, so the posted DNS server worked for me.

> -D.
> 2008/7/2 Rich <budman85 at eastlink.ca>:
>> Thanks for the info.
>> I just added it to /etc/resolv.conf and the site connected fine now.
>> I thought it was mozilla's site with all the downloads, and hearing that
>> the servers took a hit during the release.
>> Seems more internal to Eastlink now.

George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia

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