Question about getting release source packages (fwd)

Jason Englander jasoneng3 at
Sat Apr 14 15:20:03 EDT 2018

On Sat, 14 Apr 2018, David J. Weller-Fahy wrote:

> the FTP location [1] referenced on github [2], I am prompted for a username 
> and password.  I've tried anonymous, and various combinations thereof, but 
> nothing allows me to access the release packages.
> [1]:
> [2]:
> Could someone confirm whether this is just me?

Browser is no help, but commandline FTP gives me the following:

Connected to
500 OOPS: failed to open vsftpd log file:/var/log/vsftpd.log

So, I'd go with the http download until someone fixes that.

Unless you are looking at different branches, patches, etc. I would recommend 
the web site download page rather than github:


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