livecheck timeout

Marius Schamschula lists at
Thu Nov 23 16:18:13 UTC 2017

I updated master_sites for gnutls, as the old ftp server was off line for over a month. It seems to have been restored a couple weeks ago.

> On Nov 23, 2017, at 10:06 AM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at> wrote:
> On Nov 23, 2017, at 10:04, db wrote:
>> On 23 Nov 2017, at 16:52, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>>> $ time port livecheck gnutls
>>> real	0m1.252s
>>> user	0m0.196s
>>> sys	0m0.079s
>> Hmm…master_sites was updated,
>> Is there a timeout for ftp?
> ftp connections fail in many circumstances, due to either the use or non-use of passive mode, or for other reasons. I'm certainly tired of attempting to debug them, which is why it's great when we can remove the use of ftp from a portfile and replace it with http(s).

Marius Schamschula

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