[LINK] Is the internet down?
tal at pacific.net.au
Sat Jan 31 02:26:02 EST 2004
On Sat, 2004-01-31 at 00:43, James Devenish wrote:
> In message <Pine.LNX.4.10.10401301923590.18348-100000 at ns1.dot.net.au>
> on Fri, Jan 30, 2004 at 07:25:28PM +1100, Rick Welykochy wrote:
> > I've been having trouble with the 'Net for the past hour.
> > (*) A traceroute to www.ce.com.au (hosted in Sydney) fails
> > at the Telstra routers.
> Perhaps what that indicates is that a traceroute to www.ce.com.au
> (hosted in Sydney) fails at the Telstra routers. Is there any
> problem with the site per se?
> > (*) Some traceroutes to the USA fail on the western seaboard (I think)
> Likewise, that might indicate that some traceroutes to the USA fail on
> the western seaboard :-)
> > (*) I cannot find names via the root DNS servers
> Are you able to clarify? I don't think you should expect the servers
> to do that for you -- they would simply refer you on to the delegated
> authorities for the relevant top-level domains.
took 3 attempts to log on to Pacific Internet just now - dialup worked,
then the line dropped out - this is 1:30am Sydney, prime time for
working with my friends in Norway :)
South Sydney Greens
webmaster at ssg.nsw.greens.org.au
"Think Globally, Act Locally"
More information about the Link