[CentOS-mirror] dvd iso sync arrangements
mizi at trumo.net
Wed Jun 14 11:03:18 UTC 2006
Could you be so kind and allow access to ftp.tlk-l.net 188.8.131.52?
And we have always been providing rsync access.
Meanwhile, I am getting the dvd isos from kernel.org.
Monday, May 15, 2006, 3:42:09 PM, you wrote:
LD> Due to unknowns trying to download dvd.iso images from our msync-dvd
LD> servers we have now had to restrict the rsync target to those mirrors that
LD> we know are syncing.
LD> We want to restrict it further to those that are providing master sync
LD> service for other mirrors, this will allow us to plan for future releases
LD> to be able to preset the dvd isos onto those master mirrors before release
LD> and dedicate bandwidth for that.
LD> The current mirrors that are allowed to sync by the config are :-
LD> #pacific.net.au 184.108.40.206
LD> #kernel.org 220.127.116.11 18.104.22.168
LD> #upce.cz 22.214.171.124
LD> #mirrorservice.org 126.96.36.199
LD> #esslingen.de 188.8.131.52
LD> #ncnu.edu.tw 184.108.40.206
LD> #vutbr.cz 220.127.116.11
LD> #ftp.chg.ru 18.104.22.168
LD> Of those only 4 - kernel.org, mirrorservice.org, esslingen.de and chg.ru
LD> have told us that they allow rsync, which has to be a prerequisite for
LD> being a master sync mirror.
LD> If any of those are not happy to be listed as a master sync mirror for the
LD> dvd isos , or have limits on bandwidth or resources that may be affected
LD> then please advise us.
LD> We would be grateful if the others would change their config to sync the
LD> dvd iso images from one of those, which will probably provide faster
LD> download than our servers anyway.
LD> We will start to list all mirrors that carry dvd iso images on the website
LD> and will shortly redirect browsing on mirror.centos.org to those
LD> local mirrors that have the dvd isos and are up to date, as we do for cd
LD> isos. The main difference is that we will only check currency of mirrors
LD> that are flagged in the database as carrying dvds.
LD> We do still need more master sync mirrors but you will not be able to sync
LD> the target without first notifying us (or do initial sync against one of
LD> the sync masters and then request access - as we would prefer sync
LD> masters to eventually sync directly from our servers).
LD> In particular csmb.edu has said that they will be a master sync mirror but
LD> does not appear to be syncing the incdvd target.
Alexander mailto:mizi at trumo.net
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