Something appears to be wrong with the main gmplib ftp server

Niels Möller nisse at
Thu May 29 07:02:55 UTC 2014

Jordan McCarthy <mccarthy at> writes:

> We can work around this issue by manually downloading a copy of the
> requisite file over http, but since this problem theoretically affects
> everyone trying to build OpenWRT from trunk, we thought we'd get in
> touch to see if some configuration change might have been made that is
> interfering with the automatic download process.

We're trying to phase out everything but https downloads. If you really
need ftp, maybe use the server or one of it's mirrors.
Assuming you distribute the expected hash in some reasonably secure way
in the openwrt tree, I guess there should be no with lack of
authentication in the download protocol.


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