[Ci-users] Mirror images on artifacts.ci.centos.org

Thu Jan 28 16:59:56 UTC 2016
Karanbir Singh <kbsingh at centos.org>

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On 28/01/16 15:39, John Trowbridge wrote:
> On 01/28/2016 10:25 AM, Karanbir Singh wrote:
>> On 28/01/16 11:54, John Trowbridge wrote:
>>> That would be awesome. I tried putting one of them on a
>>> personal RAX account, but it was not really much of an
>>> improvement. I have currently updated the documentation for
>>> tripleo-quickstart to include instructions to pre-download the
>>> images. This has been a viable workaround for the near term,
>>> but it is still probably not ideal to be pointing end users at
>>> artifacts.ci.centos.
>> as a data point - are you able to grab some images currently in
>> place on buldlogs.centos.org hosts and see if its any better
>> speeds ? try these urls 
>> http://buildlogs.centos.org/centos/7/atomic-host/x86_64/images/CentOS
- -Atomic-Host-7.20160125-GenericCloud.qcow2.gz
After some further troubleshooting with folks, I am not so sure it is a
> speed issue so much as nginx dropping the connection. My workaround
> to pre-download the images uses wget for the built-in retry w/
> resume, and I have not had any reported issues using that process.
> Ansible uses curl, which is not handling the dropped http
> connection well, resulting in a broken download.
> I tried the above link and it works great for me, but so does the 
> artifacts server. Is the buildlogs server also going through
> nginx?

the buildlogs services are geo distributed across the US and EU. and
run apache httpd natively. We are working with a CDN provider to get
upto 40 pop's across asia, europe, america's - but thats a few weeks (
best case) out yet.

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