[X Newbies] FTP Question

Raoul Armfield armfield at amnh.org
Tue Jul 29 06:20:17 PDT 2003

Can you connect via the ip address rather then by domain name.  for
instance, (not a real address) instead of ftp.foobar.org


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:Subject: [X Newbies] FTP Question
:     Why would Fetch for X tell me there is "no host by that 
:name" when I 
:try to use the exact same setup I have on Fetch for 9 (v3) and 
:get into 
:the server just fine? Other domains work but the one that just 
:will not 
:has me baffled.
:Yes I have the ftp.domain.org, username/password correct.
:I've tried unchecking/checking passive mode although it's 
:checked on the 
:Os 9 version. The rest of the settings are exact and I've never had a

:problem with Fetch connecting before.
:What could be wrong telling me there is no host by that name?
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