[CentOS-mirror] GeoIP Update please on mirrorlist.centos.org

Ripunjay Bararia

ripunjay at hns.net.in
Tue Jun 19 18:12:34 UTC 2012

On 19-06-2012 22:44, Anssi Johansson wrote:
> Ripunjay Bararia kirjoitti:
>> There seems to be some problem with mirrorlist.centos.org, or the GeoIP
>> backend
>> from ip range
>> elinks -dump 1 "http://mirrorlist.centos.org/?release=6&arch=i386&repo=os"
> [...]
>> Can you please check if the GeoIP is on the blink again
>> Our local Mirror is @ http://mirrors.hns.net.in (
> Hi, I'd guess your servers are retrieving the mirrorlist over IPv6, not
> over IPv4. If requesting the mirrorlist over IPv6, it will list only
> those mirrors that can be reached over IPv6. Try if there's a difference
> between these two commands:
> curl -4 "http://mirrorlist.centos.org/?release=6&arch=i386&repo=os"
> curl -6 "http://mirrorlist.centos.org/?release=6&arch=i386&repo=os"
> The reason why it gives you mirrors all over the world is that there are
> unfortunately no IPv6-capable mirrors in India. Seeing that you
> apparently do have IPv6 connectivity, how about making
> mirrors.hns.net.in available over IPv6? That would direct traffic to
> your local mirror again, but this time over IPv6.
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Thanks a tonne..

http://mirrors.hns.net.in is now on IPv6 also (forgot to update it for 
IPv6 Launch :p)

Ripunjay Bararia

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