Re: security.debian.org mirrors?
On Sun, 5 Sep 1999, Martin Schulze wrote:
> > Now, my problem is some users don't want everything in proposed-updates.
> > Could we _please_ have security-updates on master archive? Just a bunch of
> Why on master? Why not use security.debian.org? That's one of its
I'd rather we didn't make yet another site that needs to be mirrored. The
original understanding was that security.debian.org was for quickly
publishing updates that were already destined for stable/proposed-updates.
That means that security announcements have a fixed place to refer to the
updates and people seeking to download them also have a fixed place to get
I really do not want to have a third site that must be mirrored - that is
a tremendous amount of work. It would be much better to have a
security-updates 'dist' inside the main archive because it will
automatically be picked up by the 150 mirrors we have.