POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.windows : Download : Re: Download Server Time
16 Apr 2024 19:59:20 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Download  
From: Ray
Date: 30 Jun 2021 12:00:00
Message: <web.60dc94a29378979b22dd578ab552ed4c@news.povray.org>
Chris Cason <del### [at] deletethistoopovrayorg> wrote:
> I had a look at this also and did notice one thing: at least in Firefox,
> the FTP download links (present on the v3.6 page but not used for 3.7)
> don't work anymore. FTP is deprecated in v89 and will be removed
> entirely in v90. Chrome appears to have already turned it off by default.
> The FTP download links were a bit of a relic of a past age when dialup
> was the norm and a FTP connection was a little more stable than HTTP, so
> they're not really needed. Accordingly I've removed them (but kept a
> reference to the FTP server for those who want to use it).
> Not sure if this was the issue facing Ray but thought it worth mentioning.
> -- Chris

Hello Chris,

Yeah that seems to be the issue. I should have mentioned that I was using chrome
as the default browser.


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