[CentOS-devel] non-gzipped comps.xml is missing from CentOS 6.2's repository

Wed Dec 21 11:03:51 UTC 2011
David Robinson <zxvdr.au at gmail.com>

On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 9:47 PM, Johnny Hughes <johnny at centos.org> wrote:
> On 12/20/2011 11:47 PM, David Robinson wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> The repository metadata file for CentOS 6.2 (repomd.xml) contains a
>> sha256 hash for the non-gzipped comps.xml file
>> (<hash>-c6-x86_64-comps.xml), but the file is missing from the
>> repository. According to repomd.xml, this file should exist:
>> http://mirror.linux.duke.edu/pub/centos/6.2/os/x86_64/repodata/3a27232698a261aa4022fd270797a3006aa8b8a346cbd6a31fae1466c724d098-c6-x86_64-comps.xml
>> The corresponding file exists in the CentOS 6.1's repo (there's 8
>> files in the repodata directory for 6.1, but only 7 for 6.2). A simple
>> "zcat badeded316fc87571779d92c5cde816fdc357646b84cb191c4611e05c981ffa1-c6-x86_64-comps.xml.gz
>>> 3a27232698a261aa4022fd270797a3006aa8b8a346cbd6a31fae1466c724d098-c6-x86_64-comps.xml"
>> on the master mirror would fix the problem, but someone may want to
>> look into the root cause... I'd look myself but have no idea how the
>> build system works and doubt the logs would be publicly available
>> (happy to be educated/pointed in the right direction thou).
> This file is on the master mirror and in the QA tree.  It was not on one
> of the other mirrors due to an rsync error, which made it show up in a
> hit or miss way throughout the mirror infrastructure.
> The faulty mirror has been corrected and is now updated.
> This should sync out and be everywhere shortly.

Awesome, thanks!