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Re: the mirror run time

On Thu, Jun 01, 2000 at 10:33:24PM -0400, James A. Treacy wrote:
> > That timing has been changed to 17:30 on purpose, to be 13:52 (dinstall
> > start) + the time it took for dinstall to finish (while it was still on
> > master) + a little bit of overhead, just in case. Therefore it would be
> > better to change the script to remove that sleeping time, the problem it
> > addresses has been dealt with already.
> > 
> > Also, there is another `sleep 3600' there, but IIRC it doesn't take one hour
> > for the primary mirrors to rsync the daily changes, usually, so (if I'm
> > right) that one should be changed, too.
> > 
> Just got rid of the first sleep and changed the second set of mirrors
> to start in 1800s = 30m.

Good! Although, you should have kept the parenthesis if you want the
combined output of those first three signals to go to /dev/null, currently
it doesn't do that (it writes a \n in /dev/null :)

BTW /debian2/web/update.mirrors file is owned by UID 1167, which doesn't
exist, better chown that to yourself or some working account, I don't think
the suid will work with that.

Digital Electronic Being Intended for Assassination and Nullification

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