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buryyourbrideau

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im on safari right now and i cant get to myspace

all my other websites that i try to go to work.

anyone one else having this problem at all, or does anyone know why this might be happening to me

my other friends all can get on it right now
 

yellow

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buryyourbrideau said:
cant ping it.

couldnt find server.

my airport connection is fine

WTF?
If you can't get it with nslookup, then it's likely that your ISP's DNS entry for it is screwy, or it simply cannot resolve it properly. What can you do about this? Wait it out..
 

buryyourbrideau

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... here is the nslookup result for www.myspace.com from server ns1.kloth.net :

DNS server handling your query: ns1.kloth.net
DNS server's address: 213.133.98.149#53

Non-authoritative answer:
Name: www.myspace.com
Address: 63.208.226.27
Name: www.myspace.com
Address: 69.89.74.24
Name: www.myspace.com
Address: 69.89.74.189
Name: www.myspace.com
Address: 69.89.74.190
Name: www.myspace.com
Address: 63.208.226.24
Name: www.myspace.com
Address: 63.208.226.25
Name: www.myspace.com
Address: 63.208.226.26

Authoritative answers can be found from:
myspace.com nameserver = udns1.ultradns.net.
myspace.com nameserver = udns2.ultradns.net.
udns1.ultradns.net internet address = 204.69.234.1


did not do anything to get "banned" from myspace
 

yellow

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It's not a DNS problem then..

Use traceroute then.. maybe one of the routers between you and myspace is offline/offinlalaland.
 

buryyourbrideau

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this is what showed up with traceroute. i dont know what the hell any of this means :confused:


traceroute to www.myspace.com (63.208.226.26), 30 hops max, 40 byte packets
1 v253-gw.usc.edu (128.125.253.254) 0.622 ms 0.303 ms 0.286 ms
2 v251-gw-19.usc.edu (128.125.251.155) 195.074 ms 0.897 ms 8.347 ms
3 130.152.181.129 (130.152.181.129) 0.288 ms 0.329 ms 0.324 ms
4 ge-9-3.a01.lsanca02.us.ra.verio.net (198.172.117.161) 0.715 ms 0.618 ms 0.572 ms
5 xe-1-0-0-4.r21.lsanca01.us.bb.verio.net (129.250.29.136) 11.944 ms 0.777 ms 0.592 ms
6 p16-0.level3.lsanca01.us.bb.verio.net (129.250.9.34) 1.941 ms 2.004 ms 1.986 ms
7 so-0-1-0.bbr2.LosAngeles1.Level3.net (4.68.96.89) 1.944 ms so-0-3-0.bbr1.LosAngeles1.Level3.net (4.68.96.77) 1.888 ms so-0-1-0.bbr2.LosAngeles1.Level3.net (4.68.96.89) 1.896 ms
8 4.68.102.11 (4.68.102.11) 1.898 ms 4.68.102.43 (4.68.102.43) 2.15 ms 4.68.102.75 (4.68.102.75) 1.999 ms
9 4.78.195.186 (4.78.195.186) 17.985 ms 2.312 ms 2.151 ms
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Lyle

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buryyourbrideau said:
this is what showed up with traceroute. i dont know what the hell any of this means :confused:
I apologize in advance if I'm telling you something that you already know, but yellow described the problem in a nutshell: one of the routers between you and myspace is offline or otherwise out of commission.

It looks like the traceroute from your location (somewhere on the USC campus?) gets hung up at the router at IP address 4.78.195.186, wherever that is. If you're normally able to connect from the location you're trying to connect from today, it's probably just a temporary glitch: either too much network congestion, or maybe a server's offline somewhere, something like that. If the problem persists, check with your ISP to see if they can track it down more authoritatively.

P.S. Nothing is wrong with your computer, or your local network connection, or with the MySpace site. It's sorta like a section of the road between your town and the town you're trying to get to is closed, or at least experiencing a several traffic jam. ;)
 

yellow

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buryyourbrideau said:
10 * * *
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This means that the 10th hop, the router (or comptuer) after "9 4.78.195.186 (4.78.195.186) 17.985 ms 2.312 ms 2.151 ms", isn't answering. Each * is an attempt to contact the next router/computer in line.

It could be down/rebooting, it could be dead, it could be ignoring you. If you have friends at USC that CAN get into myspace, and the hop after #9 happens to be myspace.com, then I would think that myspace.com has blocked you for some reason.
 

Lyle

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yellow said:
If you have friends at USC that CAN get into myspace, and the hop after #9 happens to be myspace.com, then I would think that myspace.com has blocked you for some reason.
Yeah. When I do a tracert to www.myspace.com from here (in Huntsville, Alabama), the next stop after 4.78.195.186 is in fact one of the MySpace servers (and there's no appreciable delay for that hop).
 

tangerineyum

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Whoa....some one using myspace here on macrumors.... scary, i avoided it for as long as i could, but my kids pulled me in. I have succumbed to the evil allure of myspace. Incidentally, myspace tends to be a bit fickle now matter what browser you have, sometimes it just refuses to play nice. and now for a shameless plug...


add me here...only because u use a mac and we are kindred spirits.
 

buryyourbrideau

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tangerineyum said:
Whoa....some one using myspace here on macrumors.... scary, i avoided it for as long as i could, but my kids pulled me in. I have succumbed to the evil allure of myspace. Incidentally, myspace tends to be a bit fickle now matter what browser you have, sometimes it just refuses to play nice. and now for a shameless plug...


add me here...only because u use a mac and we are kindred spirits.
ha almost everyone i know is on myspace. well considering im only 18

thats funny that your kids got you on there. i will add you whenever it starts to work for me again
 

yellow

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I've looked at myspace.com ONCE, and only to laugh at a MR member (not you, brideau). Now that I've peeked back in, I see this dude Tom appears to be everyone's friend. Wow. I jsut can't understand these kinda places. I guess I got all that out my system years ago..
 

buryyourbrideau

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yellow said:
I've looked at myspace.com ONCE, and only to laugh at a MR member (not you, brideau). Now that I've peeked back in, I see this dude Tom appears to be everyone's friend. Wow. I jsut can't understand these kinda places. I guess I got all that out my system years ago..
tom is the guy that started the site. he is your friend auto when you join it.

i only use it to talk to my friends out of state and what not and to get info from people on hardcore shows and new cd leaks. plus ive met people on there that ive seen at shows and what not and now were friends. yea some people use it for all the wrong reasons like dating haha

that is just dumb
 

tangerineyum

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buryyourbrideau said:
ha almost everyone i know is on myspace. well considering im only 18

thats funny that your kids got you on there. i will add you whenever it starts to work for me again

let me clarify, im only 21 my kids are my gf's lil sisters 16 and 17. but i have seen some oollld guys on it, im talking like late 50's kinda old.
 

buryyourbrideau

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tangerineyum said:
let me clarify, im only 21 my kids are my gf's lil sisters 16 and 17. but i have seen some oollld guys on it, im talking like late 50's kinda old.
oh ok, yea i laugh at all the like 55 year old bikers on there. i dont really know what they are trying to do besides add little teenage girls and pornstars on there
 

tangerineyum

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yellow said:
Is there anything else to do, other then that? :D

well besides the pornstars and strippers, i find old classmates, i even found people i knew back in 1st grade, and after all this time we still enjoy finger painting. :p :D
 

yellow

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tangerineyum said:
well besides the pornstars and strippers, i find old classmates, i even found people i knew back in 1st grade, and after all this time we still enjoy finger painting. :p :D
I can't even remember 1st grade. :confused:
 

Brujo

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I also was unable to connect earlier today but it seems to be working now.
 

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