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Re: RunDinstallHourly

On Tue, Jan 04, 2005 at 10:16:27AM -0800, Ken Bloom wrote:
> http://wiki.debian.net/?RunDinstallHourly (part of the ReleaseProposals
> topic on wiki.debian.net) discusses the concept of speeding up the release
> process by running dinstall hourly instead of once per day. This seems (to
> my amateur eyes) like a technically simple change to make even before we
> release Sarge (barring any unforseen consequences). Would it be possible
> to start testing this proposal out now by increasing the frequency of
> dinstall, perhaps to once every 6 hours until release?

Wouldn't this have a flow on effect on our mirrors (or is the mirror pulse
independent of the dinstall run)? Either way, if the mirror pulse only
happens once a day, running dinstall more than once is going to be largely
ineffective for most users isn't it?



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