[CentOS-mirror] New Mirror: mirror.ancl.hawaii.edu

Wed Aug 3 10:05:06 UTC 2011
Warren Togami Jr. <wtogami at gmail.com>

On 8/2/2011 8:14 PM, Adrian Reber wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 02, 2011 at 03:16:02PM -0600, Jeff Fisher wrote:
>>> This works only so long as CentOS uses http instead of https to
>>> distribute the mirror list, and so long as yum ignores the https
>>> origins of the certificates.  Fedora switched to using https a few
>>> releases back.  I don't recall if yum does https cert checking yet
>>> though...
>> Exactly why I said it wasn't perfect but until the state of CentOS
>> mirroring improves -- it's about all we can do.
>> I'm a long time CentOS user but fairly new to actually following the
>> CentOS project. Who has the power to actually get the ball rolling on
>> using MirrorManager/MirrorBrain or at least move the discussion ahead?
> I have set up an experimental MirrorManager instance for CentOS at
> a few months ago and Peter
> did the same for MirrorBrain at http://centos.mirrorbrain.org/
> I am still willing to help to set up MirrorManager if wanted.
> 		Adrian

Matt Domsch wrote some exciting new features including multiple named 
ASN and netblock support in the upcoming MirrorManager 1.4.  It should 
be in production for Fedora and EPEL this month.  After that stabilizes, 
it should be perfect for CentOS.