Re: Debian mirror scripts
Cajus Pollmeier wrote:
> I'm looking for a script that regenerates Packages* and Release
> files for a complete mirror. Due to some installer development, I
> currently need to switch the mirrors during installation in order to
> get up to date packages.
> Tried to work around this with a simple script that merges my
> packages into the local mirror and regenerates everything as
> needed. But sadly this doesn't seem to be perfect :-( The installer
> just doesn't want to get some of these packages, even if the md5's
> are correct. Switching from http to ftp gets some more of them and
> stucks some packages later. Grrr.
You might want to compare your script with the one for partial d-i
test mirrors, available from d-i SVN in trunk/scripts/testmirror.