gliverma at westga.edu
Wed Oct 29 19:31:32 UTC 2014
The ability to combine mirrorlist & baseurl is good to know. I had assumed
that it was a one or the other thing for some reason. Thanks!
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On Oct 29, 2014 2:02 PM, "Johnny Hughes" <johnny at centos.org> wrote:
> On 10/29/2014 12:59 PM, Johnny Hughes wrote:
> > On 10/29/2014 12:26 PM, Martynas UAB "Duomenų Centras" wrote:
> >> Hello,
> >> Now for CentOS 6.6 updates don't see our mirror once more...
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: centos-mirror-bounces at centos.org
> >> [mailto:centos-mirror-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf Of Fabian Arrotin
> >> Sent: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 2:09 PM
> >> To: centos-mirror at centos.org
> >> Subject: Re: [CentOS-mirror] mirror.duomenucentras.lt
> >> On 18/09/14 10:02, Fabian Arrotin wrote:
> >>> On 16/09/14 11:48, Martynas UAB Duomen? Centras wrote:
> >>>> Hello, Noticed that our mirror: mirror.duomenucentras.lt are not
> >>>> listed in updates repo for centos5, centos6 or centos7 yum clean all;
> >>>> yum upgrade Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Cleaning repos:
> >>>> base epel extras updates Cleaning up Everything Loaded plugins:
> >>>> fastestmirror Determining fastest mirrors epel/metalink | 27 kB
> >>>> 00:00 * base: mirror.duomenucentras.lt * epel:
> >>>> mirror.duomenucentras.lt * extras: mirror.duomenucentras.lt *
> >>>> updates: mirror.skylink-datacenter.de
> >>> <snip>
> >>> Hi,
> >>> Sorry for the late answer, but was (and I'm still) busy on some
> >>> changes for the upcoming 5.11 release.
> >>> Something to keep in mind is that the mirror list that is returned by
> >>> the mirrorlist nodes are produced by the central mirror checker
> >>> script. That script verifies each release/arch/repo and it seems that
> >>> it was thinking your mirror isn't current for the updates repository :
> >>> http://mirror.duomenucentras.lt/centos/6.5/updates/x86_64/repodata/rep
> >>> omd.xml
> >> error from cache 1410915677
> >>> I see that the crawler script is currently running/validating mirrors
> >>> so let' see. I've though just checked/compared the repomd.xml files
> >>> and there are correct.
> >>> I'll try to keep an eye on that, but if that doesn't work, feel free
> >>> to ping me back.
> >>> Cheers,
> >> Hi, I verified this morning on the node producing the mirror lists, and
> >> there was a job that was frozen and so lists for updates repo were
> >> from previously generated cache.
> >> I've now verified and :
> >> #curl -4
> >> 'http://mirrorlist.centos.org/?repo=updates&release=6&arch=x86_64&cc=lt
> >> http://centos.mirror.serveriai.lt/6.5/updates/x86_64/
> >> http://mirror.bacloud.com/centos/6.5/updates/x86_64/
> >> http://mirror.duomenucentras.lt/centos/6.5/updates/x86_64/
> >> http://mirror-pl.kielcetechnologypark.net/centos/6.5/updates/x86_64/
> >> http://ftp.prz.edu.pl/centos/6.5/updates/x86_64/
> >> http://ftp.ps.pl/pub/Linux/CentOS/6.5/updates/x86_64/
> >> http://centos.po.opole.pl/6.5/updates/x86_64/
> >> http://centos.hitme.net.pl/6.5/updates/x86_64/
> >> http://centos.slaskdatacenter.com/6.5/updates/x86_64/
> >> http://centos.komster.pl/6.5/updates/x86_64/
> >> does that look better now ?
> > Please remember that mirrorlist picks a number of mirrors from a give
> > country at random .. and goes to 10 ... if there are are more than 10
> > mirrors in a given country, then a given mirror may not show up.
> > Each repo gets a random number of mirrors and the mirrorlists are
> > updated at intervals throught the day (every couple of hours) .. so
> > updates has different mirrors than os and extras, etc. The actual list
> > of 10 mirrors is random.
> > Once the list of 10 is obtained, then yum uses fastestmirror to rate
> > those ten mirrors, BUT there is no way to ensure a specific mirror makes
> > it into the initial random 10.
> If you want a specific mirror in addition to the mirrorlist, the
> mirrorlist command and the baseurl command can be used together and you
> will get 11 mirrors .. and if your mirror is closer and therefore
> faster, then it will get picked unless it is down for some reason, then
> the next fastest mirror will be chosen.
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