[CentOS-mirror] VPS as mirrors

Karanbir Singh mail-lists at karan.org
Wed Feb 25 12:48:51 UTC 2009

BST.LT - The Information Company wrote:
> i propose to skip 2-3 maximum ping results and then average to determine
> best mirror. This will prevent selecting wrong mirror if mirror sits on
> OpenVZ VPS.
> Any opinions?

there are no centos mirrors running from vps's that I know of. Certainly 
none of the .centos.org machines are vps's/

Also, fastestmirror does not use 'ping' to determine the mirror speed.

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