[CentOS-mirror] Now serving DVDs
cra at WPI.EDU
Mon Jun 23 12:43:18 UTC 2008
On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 05:24:19AM -0500, Johnny Hughes wrote:
> Can your mirror serve > 2GB files.
> The apache version needs to be >= 2.2 or newer versions of lighttpd to do
> so normally.
> That is one reason why we have two trees.
A common workaround that is often mentioned on Fedora's mirror-list is
to redirect .iso downloads to ftp URLs. Even if your http server can
support > 2GB files, some http clients cannot (old wget for example).
Here is the Apache config we use:
RedirectMatch 301 /(.*\.iso)$ ftp://<hostname>/$1
RedirectMatch 301 /(.*/iso/*)$ ftp://<hostname>/$1
(replace <hostname> with your FTP server's hostname)
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