[CentOS-mirror] New CentOS Mirror - Kenya

Mon Apr 20 06:46:40 UTC 2015
Fabian Arrotin <arrfab at centos.org>

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On 17/04/15 08:02, Anthony Somerset wrote:
> Good Day Team CentOS
> Please find formal announcement of a new CentOS mirror on the
> network in Kenya
> Location:   East Africa Datacenter, Nairobi, Kenya HTTP:
> http://mirror.liquidtelecom.com/centos FTP:
> http://mirror.liquidtelecom.com/centos RSYNC:
> http://mirror.liquidtelecom.com/centos
> Bandwidth: 1Gbps+ Sponsor: Liquid Telecom
> (mirror at liquidtelecom.com <mailto:mirror at liquidtelecom.com>) -
> http://www.liquidtelecom.com Updates:    Every 4 hours
> IPv6 Capable: YES
> IP’s to Whitelist Msync:, 2c0f:fe40:8001:10::1 (we
> are presently syncing from UKservers pending activation of
> whitelist)
> This Mirror has excellent connectivity to nearly all of East Africa
> in particular and also Southern Africa. So could become a good
> target for any GeoLookups for the region/Continent.
> *Anthony Somerset* | Systems Engineer
Thanks :  it has been added to the mirrors DB and will normally be
listed as a public mirror (and on http://mirror-status.centos.org /
http://centos.org/download/mirrors/ ) in the following minutes/hours.
Your IP has been whitelisted (check that it's working in the following

Just one thing though :  a GeoIP lookup seems to think that this IP is
located in Mauritius, and not in Kenya. Something that probably needs
to be updated at the GeoIP/Maxmind level, nothing we can do at our side.

Kind Regards,

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Fabian Arrotin
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