[BusyBox] Passive FTP in wget broken on round robin DNS?

Erik Andersen andersen at codepoet.org
Fri Oct 31 09:35:54 UTC 2003

On Thu Oct 09, 2003 at 04:24:31PM +0100, Andrew Flegg wrote:
> Hi,
> I seem to be having trouble with wget fetching
> ftp://ftp.uk.debian.org/debian/dists/sarge/main/binary-i386/Packages.gz
> (connection refused)
> It seems this has cropped up before and was fixed, but checking against pre2
> the patch seems to have been reversed.
>     http://lists.debian.org/debian-boot/2001/debian-boot-200112/msg00875.html
> At a cursory glance, the changes the patch at the URL above makes would
> appear to still be suitable.

I have just applied a fix that should take care of this problem.
If you get a chance, please test that wget is now behaving itself
for round robin DNS using servers,


Erik B. Andersen             http://codepoet-consulting.com/
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