[CentOS-mirror] mirrorlist.centos.org vs mirror-status.centos.org

Thu May 10 20:16:17 UTC 2007
Lance Davis <lance at centos.org>

On Thu, 10 May 2007, Pekka Savola wrote:

> Hi,
> We (www.nic.funet.fi) are listed and OK on mirror-status.centos.org.
> However, I can't seem to get mirrorstatus.centos.org to point to us.  For 
> example, the following doesn't list either of the Finnish mirrors:
> http://mirrorlist.centos.org/?release=4&arch=i386&repo=updates&cc=fi
> Shouldn't mirrorlist.centos.org reflect the valid mirros listed on 
> mirror-status ?

Well mirror-status just looks at the timestamp in the root directory.

The mirrorlist system looks at the repodata in each repo to check that 
they are available and current.

But I think the problem with the .fi mirrors is taht we dont have a cc for 
them set up - I will look into that.


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