[CentOS-mirror] Mirror List questions

Sat Oct 31 11:58:53 UTC 2009
Manuel Wolfshant <ftpadmin at lug.ro>

On 10/30/2009 11:43 PM, Tru Huynh wrote:
>> In any case, I now offer http, ftp, and rsync access:
>> http://centos.eecs.wsu.edu/
> something is strange there:
> curl http://centos.eecs.wsu.edu/ does not look like
> it can be parsed easily. Maybe that's why the database
> is marking it as "out of date" and not listing your mirror.
The server answers (initial connection at least) _extremely_ slow . time 
curl http://centos.eecs.wsu.edu/ gives

    real    0m51.768s
    user    0m0.003s
    sys     0m0.004s

when accessed from Romania and

    real    1m7.771s
    user    0m0.000s
    sys     0m0.004s

 when accessed from a hosting provider in Germany