[ocaml-infra] opam.ocaml.org timeouts

See Saw wheredoesthistakeyouto at gmail.com
Sun Jan 12 07:38:52 GMT 2014

Thanks Ashish

I did finally install  `utop`.. but after more than 4 days trying daily.

I am not sure what's the problem.

I would appreciate if anybody from the infrastructure team responds.

On Mon, Jan 6, 2014 at 6:28 PM, Ashish Agarwal <agarwal1975 at gmail.com>wrote:

> Are you still having this problem? (I've replied to the infrastructure
> list, which is the correct list for this question.)
> On Wed, Jan 1, 2014 at 2:11 AM, Ed <wheredoesthistakeyouto at gmail.com>wrote:
>> It seems opam.ocaml.org is banning ips after a flurry of download
>> requests. When downloading packages like utop which have other dependencies
>> like lwt, zed etc. I can only install ocamlfind. After that all
>> installations fail. This is a seriously frustrating. I can connect via
>> proxy sites but not via my public ip after attempting to download few core
>> packages.
>> It seems there is a cap on the number of downloads per ip per unit time.
>> I can't understand the behaviour. No, I am not behind any proxy/firewall.
>> Also I suspect, the server can differentiate between browser and curl/wget
>> requests as automated downloads take  significantly longer.
>> Can someone comment why is this happening ?
>> BTW its been 2 days and I still can't get `utop`.
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