Re: Bug#636292: MD5Sum mismatch is due to multiple DNS queries!
On Sat, Aug 06, 2011 at 09:30:44AM +0800, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> >>>>> "KR" == Kurt Roeckx <email@example.com> writes:
> KR> - There is always a delay between updating the Release file and
> KR> the Packages and Sources file, and the error should go away
> KR> after a short time.
> NOT acceptable.
> I hope on the mirrors they are not doing something like
> $ cd staging_area && wget a b
> when they should be doing
> $ wget a b && mv a b staging_area
Except that it's about 1000 files. This is basicly what rsync
--delay-updates does, and what is being used. And on a very busy
mirror this can actually take some time to do.