Re: rsync mirrors of debian CD How?
On Sat, 28 Mar 2009 23:01:17 -0600, Paul E Condon posted:
> I see a list of rsync mirrors for an install CD at www.debian.org. I am
> running Lenny and have rsync installed. I have successfully used rsync to
> do backups locally between hosts on the same LAN. But I don't know what to
> do to use these mirrors.
Where on that page do you see this list?
> I suppose I use a console or an xterm, and type something. What do I type?
> What preparations should I make prior to typing an rsync command? Should I
> find a copy of an iso of my netinstall from the time when Lenny was still
> in testing, and use it as starter files to speed the rsync?
What is it you are trying to achieve? Do you want to mirror one of those
sites, do you have that much storage space locally?
If you are a bit more specific, someone can probably help you.