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Re: WTF: Debian security, ex. Linux kernel vulnerabilities

On Tue, Sep 20, 2005 at 04:23:14PM +0200, Andreas Barth wrote:
> * Steinar H. Gunderson (sgunderson@bigfoot.com) [050920 16:21]:
> > On Tue, Sep 20, 2005 at 03:50:14PM +0200, Andreas Barth wrote:
> > > s.d.o is not offline, just the full bandwith is used by people
> > > downloading a security update.
> > Do we need mirrors for security.debian.org? I would be happy to host such a
> > mirror if debian-security would want it.
> Including your offer, there are at least 4 offers I know of as of now.
> And if we ask, I'm pretty sure we're able to get much more.

Some of the mirrors are mirroring security already.  Take one of my
home mirrors for example:  ftp.kulent.kuleuven.ac.be, they have a
debian-security directory that, upon inspection, looks like real

No, I don't use it as security since it's unofficial.  I suspect
however it is their own way of apt-proxying security for themselves
(they have a lot of hosts afaik).

If this was made official in some way I'd be more then happy to use a


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