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From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-03-29 13:05:38

Rene Rivera wrote:
> Beman Dawes wrote:
>> Rene Rivera wrote:
>>> Beman Dawes wrote:
>>>> Rene Rivera wrote:
>>>>> Beman Dawes wrote:
>>>>>> Let's go over the repointing of the DNS entries to make sure I do the
>>>>>> right thing. The current relevant A record entries are:
>>>>>> ->
>>>>>> ->
>>>>>> ->
>>>>>> So to repoint, I'll change the entry to, right?.
>>>>> Yes.
>>>>>> Do I then delete either of the other two entries?
>>>>> No. We still need the as that is truly a separate site in
>>>>> that it reflects the beta state in SVN. And it's the one we will test
>>>>> changes out in before moving them to the live site in an ongoing basis.
>>>> OK. The release files are on Sourceforge, I've downloaded each and
>>>> compared to the originals, and AFAICT we are ready to go live. Just let
>>>> me know when to repoint the DNS entries.
>>>> The release date is today.
>>> Repoint now :-) I'm working on making minor changes to add the 1.35
>>> links into the web site (on the beta side). So I'll move those over shortly.
>> Done.
> And I just merged the changes to make 1.35 appear into the live site.
>> is getting the new site. So far is still getting
>> the old site for me, but hopefully that is just until some dns cache
>> entry expires. Easydns says it takes at least an hour for caches to
>> clear. There wasn't any A record entry for, by the way.
> I still get the old site :-( But my ISP has always been slow in getting
> DNS changes. I checked on the web server itself and it says:
> -bash-3.00$ host
> has address
> -bash-3.00$ host
> is an alias for
> has address
> So yes, there's no A record for, as it's an alias record.

Hum... I didn't see the C (alias) record because I failed to scroll down
on the screen. I've now delete the C record and added an A (host) record

That hasn't propagated to my ISP yet.

I'll keep trying from time to time to make sure it works.


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