FTP hangs on close

Oleg Broytmann phd at phd.russ.ru
Thu Mar 9 10:07:23 CET 2000

On Wed, 8 Mar 2000, Makhno wrote:
> >Yesterday I reported consistent hangings with urllib.urlretrieve - on
> >some FTP sites urlretrieve just hangs forever.
> The client is probably waiting for a 'goodbye' message from the server,
> which, due to a botched server configuration (or maybe the admin's choice)
> is never sent, so the client waits indefinately.

   May be. Thanks. I'll try to look into it deeper...

    Oleg Broytmann      Foundation for Effective Policies      phd at phd.russ.ru
           Programmers don't die, they just GOSUB without RETURN.

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