Re: Debian mirror scripts
Cajus Pollmeier <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> 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.
> So let's try this way: Is there a ready to use script which I didn't
> by googling around yet?
Check out mirrorer on alioth when it is back up. Its great for
combining upstream mirrors with local packages. Release for
sid/experimental is pending.