[CentOS] OT: centos.org web site not responding

Tue Mar 17 00:37:36 UTC 2009
Lanny Marcus <lmmailinglists at gmail.com>

On Mon, Mar 16, 2009 at 5:50 PM, John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com> wrote:
> Lanny Marcus wrote:
>> That's good to know. I seem to recall, years ago, they were installing
>> a Submarine cable to the USA.
>> Do you see anything in the traceroute that shows where the problem is?
>> It still won't load for me. I can see when it does the DNS lookup and
>> after that the browser status is
>> "Waiting for www.centos.org"
> not really.   FWIW, here's -my- traceroute from somewhere in northern
> california to the server...

>From San Jose you are also going into layeredtech via level3 as I am,
once I get to Miami. Rick wrote me, off list, to try traceroute with
-T and here's what I got:

[root at dell2400 ~]# traceroute -T centos.org
traceroute to centos.org (, 30 hops max, 40 byte packets
 1  ipcop233 (  0.608 ms  0.533 ms  0.534 ms
 2 (  1.596 ms  2.022 ms  1.117 ms
 3 (
102.337 ms  101.890 ms  20.552 ms
[root at dell2400 ~]

Had a suggestion I try to get  a different IP from our ISP and if my
wife isn't surfing now, I will try that.. Until today, I have only run
into one (1) web site that won't let me on, because my IP is in
Colombia. CentOS possibly has become the 2nd one. I hope not!