Re: debian-volatile mirrors
On Mon Oct 22, 2007 at 10:43:10 +0200, Josip Rodin wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 22, 2007 at 10:15:27AM +0200, Martin Zobel-Helas wrote:
> > On Mon Oct 22, 2007 at 09:48:15 +0200, Josip Rodin wrote:
> > > Right now the Mirrors-from field isn't really used, it's just there for our
> > > own accounting purposes - it's good for analysis when its state differs from
> > > the one discovered by the mirror checker. It would be fairly easy (and
> > > probably desirable) to convert it to fields like Archive-upstream,
> > > Volatile-upstream, ...
> > Mirrors-from was used by from our mirror-network, so the two top mirrors
> > alius and durin knew which other mirrors they should push. I am not sure
> > if this is working still, but my last impression was: it should. OTOH i
> > would like to migrate the volatile push mirroring to a single top mirror
> > (verdi.d.o). So Felipe, feel free to change the scripts as needed. If
> > you need super cow power somewhere, please ping Andi Barth, as he is
> > admin of that machine.
> Did they use a separate version of volatile Mirrors.masterlist? Because the
> current published one doesn't include those fields.
Yes, that information is stripped out.
[root@debian /root]# man real-life
No manual entry for real-life