On Tue, 7 Oct 2008 18:55:24 +1100 Edwin Groothuis <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > $ freebsd-update fetch > > Fetching metadata signature for 7.0-RELEASE from > > update.FreeBSD.org... failed. No mirrors remaining, giving up. > > I've heard this before and it is caused by resolvers (most likely > your router?) which don't understand requests for SRV records. freebsd-update and portsnap should fall back to the configured server if they can't get SRV records, they should be able to work through an http-proxy without any DNS access at all on the local machine. It sounds like a bug if SRV records are needed. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"