Bug#612497: www.debian.org: packages.debian.org search results are inconsistant. outdated mirror?
Searching for packages returns inconsistant results. For example, sometimes
it initially shows results *only* from sid, but will eventually return correct
results after a few minutes and/or a few refreshes.
If I wait a few minutes and try again, sometimes I get results from sid only
(or sid and wheezy, for some packages), sometimes from the usual
lenny/squeeze/sid (but not wheezy).
I have tried this on several different boxes, using fresh instances of Firefox
(Iceweasel) and Chrome, so I'm fairly certain it's not a cache issue.
For example, see:
A DNS lookup of packages.debian.org indicates that it is round-robin'd across
multiple servers, so perhaps one (or more?) of them is out of date?
-- System Information:
Debian Release: 6.0
APT prefers stable
APT policy: (500, 'stable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-5-amd64 (SMP w/8 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.utf8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash