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Re: [Re: Debian mirrors in China]

On Mon, May 16, 2011 at 04:13:06PM +0200, Alexander Reichle-Schmehl wrote:
> Am 16.05.2011 12:16, schrieb Jeremiah Foster:
> > I'm not Aron, but I'd thought I'd help debian-publicity get started on an announcement. Please find my first draft inlined;
> Reads very good, many thanks.  A slight improvement would be to add,
> say, what archives are mirrored there.  As far as I can see, we have the
> regular debian archive, debian-cd, debian-backports, and the legacy
> debian-volatile archive, is that correct?  (There also seems to be
> debian-multimedia, but as that is just an unofficial archive, it should
> be mentioned.)
> Hmmm... Now it get's complicated regarding security:  Do I understand it
> correctly, that a) security updates are pushed there, too?  and b) that
> due to the GeoDNS thingy, users don't need to (or even should not=)
> change their sources.list for to point to the security mirror?

security updates are not pushed, and GeoDNS direct security.debian.org only to
DSA admined machines, which is not the case of ftp.cn, contrary to ftp.br,
object of the previous announce.

Simon Paillard

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