Re: debian-volatile mirrors
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On 22-10-2007 06:15, 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.
Ok, thanks. I added this to my TODO list, I will work
on an announcement e-mail and prepare to contact the mirrors
owners to let them update their firewall rules.
BTW, mirror owners reported strange behaviours and
some lack of updates from time to time, hopefully the change
to verdi.d.o and the new Masterlist will fix that.
Felipe Augusto van de Wiel (faw)
"Debian. Freedom to code. Code to freedom!"
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