[CentOS-mirror] Mirroring Release of CentOS 5 Beta

Matthew Martz mdmartz at gflug.net
Thu Mar 8 01:44:13 UTC 2007

On Wed, March 7, 2007 8:30 pm, Lance Davis wrote:
> On Thu, 8 Mar 2007, mirror-maintainer at mirror.averse.net wrote:
>> On Wed, 7 Mar 2007, Lance Davis wrote:
>>> In preparation for the public release of CentOS 5 beta, we would like
>>> to
>>> expand the number of mirror servers that have the beta as we expect it
>>> to
>>> be a popular download.
>>> So if any mirrors - especially ones with large bandwidth - can agree to
>>> the
>>> following please let us know :-
>>> 1. set up an apache virtual host as beta.centos.or
>>> 2. set up rsync for beta.cenros.org with targets we specify
>> How much disk space is required for the beta?
> At present it looks like it will be 26 GB plus 8 GB for dvd isos -
> although we are working on how to present those dvd isos - and it may just
> be via bitorrent and maybe rsync, unless we have a second virtual host for
> the dvd isos and only those mirrors that are capable of presenting them
> being part of that rrdns grouping.
> Regards
> Lance

I already have http, ftp, and rsync access setup on my end.  I can host
the 26GB plus the 8GB for DVD isos.

Just let me know what I need to set my rsync target up as.

Beta Mirror IP =
Rsync connections will be coming from


Matthew Martz
CentOS Mirror Admin
mdmartz at gflug.net

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