Re: Include Asian security mirror in sources.list?
Thanks for your reply.
I carried out some tests using servers in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Seoul, Manila and Jakarta and found that http://security.debian.org always resolved to a US IP address, never to the one in Japan, where the Asian mirror is supposed to be located.
Hence, may I ask the people who are directly in charge of the Asian mirror to provide a direct URL instead of http://security. debian.org and let GeoDNS do the job.
Or, am I asking too much? in which case I apologize for it.
> Sent: Thursday, July 02, 2015 at 12:35 AM
> From: "Axel Beckert" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: "Asher Rosenfeld" <yitoornIen@gmx.com>
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: Include Asian security mirror in sources.list?
> By including the usual "deb http://security.debian.org/ ..." line.
> security.debian.org uses GeoDNS to let DNS requests for that hostname
> to resolve to the IP of the nearest server or servers.
> See https://wiki.debian.org/DebianGeoMirror and
> Regards, Axel