[CentOS] Re: Centos 4.7 delay more than mirror issue?
R P Herrold
herrold at owlriver.com
Wed Sep 10 21:34:35 UTC 2008
On Wed, 10 Sep 2008, Scott Silva wrote:
> on 9-10-2008 1:02 AM Josh Donovan spake the following:
>> Hi folks,
>> Normally people ask "when is CentOS 4.7 coming" and they
>> are told "when it is ready". Dag posted on his blog about
>> it going to testing in July while it was supposed to be
>> syncing to the mirrors on Sept 5/6th according to Karanbir.
>> Is there something going on behind the scenes? I have not
>> seen Johnny Hughes or even Dag posting on this list for
>> some time. CentOS has gone for some time while other
>> rebuilds folded so I wouldn't like it to follow the same
QA is and has been done; the handout to the mirrors has not
sufficiently converged to complete for the load which a
'bitflip' will cause.
We would rather NOT be answering 'why is yum failing' or
worse, publish partial sync images whch waste bandwidth with
incomplete images (which provoke even more questions: 'my
md5sum on disk ... is ... but it says ...')
-- Russ herrold
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