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Hi all.
A good part of this story is told in this question: http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Scripting/JavaScript/Jquery/Q_28579617.html#a40496956

The problem is that suddenly I'm not more able to connect to the Github server: each call ends up with a timed out error. I tried to flush dns, to change the dns to google's ones, to sett all to automatic... Nothing to do.

Ping returns this:

Pinging 192.30.252.128 with 32 bytes of data:
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.

Ping statistics for 192.30.252.128:
    Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 0, Lost = 4 (100% loss),

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whereas nslookup returns this:
Server:  google-public-dns-a.google.com
Address:  8.8.8.8
Name:    github.com
Address:  192.30.252.128

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HTTPFox returns NS_ERROR_NET_TIMEOUT

Unfortunately, Github is a too rich resource to leave it back: does someone have any idea?
Thanks to all in advance.
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Question by:Marco Gasi
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by:rharland2009
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Can you run a traceroute to github.com from your comp and show the results here?
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Doing...
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by:Marco Gasi
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Thanks rharland2009 for your help. Here the result of the traceroute:
Tracing route to github.com [192.30.252.129]
over a maximum of 30 hops:

  1    <1 ms    <1 ms    <1 ms  192.168.0.1
  2    13 ms    33 ms    21 ms  47-61-29-129.red-acceso.airtel.net [47.61.29.129
]
  3     *      220 ms   101 ms  10.4.128.52
  4    21 ms    23 ms    15 ms  172.29.216.110
  5    19 ms    14 ms    16 ms  172.29.216.109
  6     *        *        *     Request timed out.
  7     *        *        *     Request timed out.
  8   137 ms   143 ms   138 ms  ae9-xcr1.plt.cw.net [195.2.30.181]
  9   130 ms   131 ms   129 ms  ae10-xcr1.nyk.cw.net [195.2.27.249]
 10   144 ms   147 ms   136 ms  ae3-xcr1.ash.cw.net [195.2.21.134]
 11     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 12     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 13     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 14     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 15     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 16     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 17     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 18     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 19     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 20     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 21     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 22     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 23     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 24     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 25     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 26     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 27     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 28     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 29     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 30     *        *        *     Request timed out.

Trace complete.

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by:Gary
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So it is ending with Vodafone
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by:Marco Gasi
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Hola, Gary. How did you understand it?
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rharland2009 earned 500 total points
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Looks like your trace fails at Vodafone's network. Good news, it's not your stuff. Bad news, it may be DDOS or some other issue that may be affecting Github. Their Twitter page mentioned at least 2 DDOS attacks against them this week, so it may be recurring.

https://twitter.com/githubstatus

Says everything's normal, but that was two days ago.
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by:Gary
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Lookup the IP
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by:Marco Gasi
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Okay, so I should just wait... In twitter.githubstatus.com I found the link to https://status.github.com where they say all it's all right dated 3 minutes ago... But I still can't connect to their site.
Well, I'll contatc them.
Thanks to all
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Thank you
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