[CentOS-mirror] 5.1 released to mirrors

Pekka Savola psavola at nic.funet.fi
Sun Dec 2 08:58:40 UTC 2007

On Sun, 2 Dec 2007, Johnny Hughes wrote:
> We currently have the top directory (5.1) set to 700 permissions.  This
> should allow you to download as your "rsync" user now, but it will
> probably not be browseable on your web/ftp server.
> We will change the permissions to 775 on the 5.1 directory as we get
> more than 50% of the external mirrors with the 5.1 tree completed.

How do you know when you've reached 50% if those sites have perms set to 700? 
Or what is the definition of 'external mirrors' here?  Or maybe the assumption 
is that CentOS mirrors who have already synced set the permissions to 775, and 
temporarily disable syncing of 5.1?


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