Re: why allow broken packages to get all the way to mirrors?
On Tue, Apr 05, 2005 at 08:18:25AM +0200, Andreas Barth <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> * Mike Hommey (email@example.com) [050403 14:55]:
> > I think he's talking about mirrored Packages files being updated before
> > all the packages get mirrored and/or arch all packages reaching the
> > archive before arch specific builds (except the maintainer's arch),
> > because of buildd queue.
> For the first, there are well working mirror scripts that prevent that,
Why on earth aren't they in place on official mirrors ? I *always* get
404 errors for new packages at the time Packages has been updated on
ftp.fr.debian.org, at least.