Re: ftp.debian.org update
On Tue, Dec 04, 2007 at 10:39:26PM +0100, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 04, 2007 at 07:04:23PM +0100, Frank Lichtenheld wrote:
> > > http://packages.debian.org/sid/bash/i386/download which are use in
> > > packages.d.o, but they are just for .deb. packages.d.o itself is using a
> > > fixed mirror (de) for downloading .dsc/.diff/...
> > It used to use ftp.d.o but I switched to de since that is a very
> > reliable mirror with very good connection.
> I'm pretty sure you had good reasons for that, and I was aware as well
> that de has good connection and is very reliable.
> Still, I was wondering if we have a redirector somewhere I was not aware
> of. If this is not the case I'll switch to ftp.de as well for the PTS.
> (Though that will be in some respect a pity, we have several mirrors and
> not a single one for a reason, after all.)
For source package we don't have anything like that. Feel free to write
one, though ;)
We could either put it on packages.d.o (like the binary download pages)
or cgi.d.o (like the redirector for the website).
Frank Lichtenheld <email@example.com>