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Re: use of CD image 'RAW' file



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In message <20021117094837.GA839@nenya.lan>, Richard Atterer writes:
>On Sat, Nov 16, 2002 at 08:25:46PM -0600, Sam Tyler wrote:
>> 1: CD Image
>>  Of all the US sites listed only debian.uchicago.edu carries the cd
>>  image file, all the others carry jigdo or jigdo and the jigdo
>>  files/templates only.
>
>Unfortunately, very few sites decided to mirror the 3.0r0 CD images -
>I guess it's because of the enormous size of the complete set, also
>some mirror admins may be reluctant to run jigdo to get them.

To be honest, it's probably because for most admins, setting up a debian =

mirror is a fire-and-forget operation.  They set it up once, put the scri=
pts =

in cron and don't touch it after that.  Since the lack of 3.0r0 images =

doesn't affect their upgrades and network-based installs, most probably d=
on't =

even notice that the 3.0 cd-images aren't up to date.  =


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