[linux-elitists] [dan: Error at kernel.org]

Greg KH greg@kroah.com
Wed Dec 26 20:13:14 PST 2001


On Wed, Dec 26, 2001 at 07:34:44PM -0800, Dan Wilder wrote:
> Anybody know how to reach a human at ftp.kernel.org?
> 
> ftp.kernel.org /pub/linux/kernel/v2.5 has an erroneous "LATEST-IS" 
> file, LATEST-IS-2.5.0.  I've tried writing three times since 
> Dec. 17 to ftpadmin@kernel.org.  Alas, no response.
> 
> Unfortunately we're relying on this file to be correct.  It has
> been, in the past, except briefly.

I'd recommend using the 'finger finger@kernel.org' for sensing the
current kernel versions.  Or just parsing the 'www.kernel.org' web page.

kernel.org has been having lots of hardware problems lately.  The people
there have bigger problems right now than the "LATEST-IS" stuff :)

greg k-h



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