Re: Debian mirror CDN had launched.
ARAKI Yasuhiro dijo [Sun, Feb 17, 2008 at 07:53:06PM +0900]:
> Hi all,
> I am a member of debian mirror administration team in Japan.
> I announce I start cdn.debian.net.
> At 2008-Feb-05, we had started "cdn.debian.org" on global Debian Mirrors.
> This CDN checks your hosts DNS query to retrive your national location.
> - If your located country has Debian Mirror, return this mirror site IP address.
> - If your located continent has Debian Mirror, return this mirror site IP address.
> - If CDN can not find your location, return one of Japan mirror.
> - This CDN checks debian rsync mirror process. If mirror site is mirroring, CDN hides this site.
FWIW, thanks for implementing a great idea :) This might be specially
useful for laptop users who often connect from different countries :)
The implementation also gives me some strange results: From my
workstation, in the 132.248. class-B, I get:
cdn.debian.net is an alias for deb.cdn.araki.net.
deb.cdn.araki.net has address 184.108.40.206
deb.cdn.araki.net has address 220.127.116.11
deb.cdn.araki.net has address 18.104.22.168
But my closest mirror is (unsurprisingly!) 22.214.171.124
(ftp.mx.debian.org - on a 100Mbps link from here ;-) )
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