Sites saying Sky was not in the UK
This is a discussion on Sites saying Sky was not in the UK within the Sky Broadband help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; Could someone retest the websites that were saying that their ISP was not in the UK. The problem with CNN.COM ...
- 08-09-06, 09:39 AM #1
- 08-09-06, 09:49 AM #2
I had no problem this morning testing the sites listed on a few pages
- 08-09-06, 09:55 AM #3
- 08-09-06, 11:40 PM #4
The cnn was a bogon filter issue (look it up on wikipedia).
If sites think that Sky isn't in the UK then those sites reverse DNS lookup / reverse RIPE lookup are broken. Sky's IP address range is a new RIPE block, and is exceptionally large, so seems to be confusing a few things.
Unfortunatly not all sites / transit providers follow the simple rules of da tinternet - things will settle down as the network techies get around to prod the people getting it wrong.
- 08-09-06, 11:42 PM #5Site FounderExchange: Marshalls CrossBroadband ISP: Sky Broadband UnlimitedRouter: Sagem F@ST 2504nSky TV: Sky+HD box
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