[CentOS] mirrors down?

Thu Aug 5 15:23:47 UTC 2010
m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us>

Steve Huff wrote:
> On Aug 5, 2010, at 10:07 AM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>> I do not believe it's a local yum issue. I tried to point firefox to
>> http://mirror.harvard.edu, not exactly an obscure mirror, and it times
>> out. As I work for an agency of the US gov't, and we have *fat* pipes,
>> it's not likely to be on our end.
> Mark,
> 1) are you looking for CentOS mirrors or for RPMforge/Fedora/EPEL mirrors?
> 2) do you, perhaps, mean to point to http://mirror.hmdc.harvard.edu/
> rather than http://mirror.harvard.edu/?
> -steve
> (AKA shuff at hmdc.harvard.edu)

I see the email....<g>

I just called our network support, and when I asked if there'd been a
firewall change in the last 12 hours, was told "there's a routing issue",
with no ETR.


Thanks, folks.

            mark "rollback the change, um, what's that mean?"