Bill Vermillion typed (on 15Oct):
| >Whenever I download something from the sco site using netscape the
| >system download always stalls. Is the problem at the sco site or is
| >the ccause at my end. If the fastrack server at sco's site is the
| >problem then maybe sco should be promoting something else.
| Well from my experience most of the time it's neither the source
| nor the destination site that's the problem but on of the
| intervening sites - unless you have a highly oversubscribed ISP -
| and that has been known to happen,
| Use traceroute and you can see where it starts bogging down.
| In the DOS/Win world, drop to a DOS promt and use tracert
And forget netscape for ftp transfers. Use ncftp, which at least is
smart enough to resume an interrrupted download instead of starting over
from the first byte.