[Centos] Re: centos] Issues/thoughts re CentOS-4

Wed Dec 15 05:47:44 UTC 2004
seth vidal <skvidal at phy.duke.edu>

> > 
> only providing the suggested mirror to use....this is nothing more then 
> and a websever....  Shoot even the WBEL guy is having yum hit his tiny 
> T1 to get the mirror list.

In the event that the central site or network is inaccessible then the
entire system stops. Even if there is new data on all/any mirror.

That's a good reason to have multiple mirrors populated in the config

or you can use a mirrorlist file but put it ON the machine.