Larry Siebenmann wrote: > Cconcerning valid recipes for accessing my FB digest > archives at > ftp://topo.math.u-psud.fr/pub/lcs/fb/FBdigests2006/ > The OSX situation seems muddy. Who can clarify? When I click the link in Mail (or copy the URL and paste it into Safari), OS X 10.4 puts up a Connecting to Server notification, then asks for FTP File System Authentication. The latter dialog invites me to enter Name and Password. If I enter anonymous (as Name), and either nothing or my email address (as Password), the response is "The user name or password you entered is not valid. Please try again". Robert P.