[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

http://uptime.netcraft.com/up/performance?product=blog&site=www.mozilla.com

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.


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



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