On Sun, Oct 9, 2011 at 10:33 AM, Peng Yu <pengyu.ut@stripped> wrote:
> I'm not able to connect to downloads.mysql.com. Is it down?
I guess the problem is that this website is too slow for a browser
(like firefox) to download (it takes too long to initiate the
transaction because the browser fails). However, I can use wget is
more resilient to this problem. And once, the connection is
established it can be downloaded quickly.
~/Downloads$ wget http://downloads.mysql.com/docs/innodb-1.1-en.pdf
--2011-10-15 11:11:16-- http://downloads.mysql.com/docs/innodb-1.1-en.pdf
Resolving downloads.mysql.com... 126.96.36.199
Connecting to downloads.mysql.com|188.8.131.52|:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 814319 (795K) [application/octet-stream]
Saving to: `innodb-1.1-en.pdf'
814,319 607K/s in 1.3s
2011-10-15 11:12:17 (607 KB/s) - `innodb-1.1-en.pdf' saved [814319/814319]