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Re: Accumulo 1.4.3 download "mirrors" links bad?
Thanks John, I'll have to download 1.4.3 at home then.  Weird that it's
doing it in both Firefox and Internet Exploder -- work won't let me install
Chrome :-(
On Thu, May 2, 2013 at 5:50 PM, John Vines <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> That is not a file, the closer.cgi is a script which will try to point to
> a mirror close to user. I have yet to find a specific reason this happens,
> but it's few and far between. I use firefox and do not have this issue,
> FWIW.
>
>
> On Thu, May 2, 2013 at 6:44 PM, Terry P. <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>
>> Hi John,
>> I tried NOT downloading it and telling Firefox to open it using Firefox,
>> but it always gives me a 7KB tar.gz file.
>>
>> When one hovers over the link, the URL in the status bar shows:
>>
>> www.apache.org/dyn/closer.cgi/accumulo/1.4.3/accumulo-1.4.3-dist.tar.gz
>>
>> So it looks to me like it's linking directly to a file, no?
>>
>> I'll try when I get home but I really want to get my hands on the Red Hat
>> / CentOS compatible init scripts that I'm hoping are in 1.4.3.
>>
>>
>> On Thu, May 2, 2013 at 5:38 PM, John Vines <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>
>>> Those are links to the mirrors list, not files to download themselves.
>>> There have been a few users who have had their browsers configured to treat
>>> links that end in tar.gz to download them as a tar.gz when in realize it's
>>> a link apache mirror redirector.
>>>
>>>
>>> On Thu, May 2, 2013 at 6:17 PM, Terry P. <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi gang,
>>>> I'm trying to download the 1.4.3 release from:
>>>>
>>>> http://accumulo.apache.org/downloads/
>>>>
>>>> But for both the binaries and source downloads the file sizes are only
>>>> 7.1KB in size and aren't valid .tar.gz files.
>>>>
>>>> The various firewalls and security scanners here at work can sometimes
>>>> make some site links not work properly, but not usually one that looks to
>>>> be this simple.
>>>>
>>>> Could someone -- anyone -- please try to download one of these files to
>>>> see if it's just my bad luck at work, or whether the site / links actually
>>>> have an issue?
>>>>
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> Terry
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
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