Gentoo Archives: gentoo-admin

From: Colin Morey <Peitolm@g.o>
To: kapil shukla <kapils@×××××××.in>
Cc: admin@g.o
Subject: [Gentoo-admin] Re: Rsync server
Date: Sun, 18 Aug 2002 05:15:22
Message-Id: 1029667355.3371.27.camel@kidney.random-chaos.org.uk
In Reply to: [Gentoo-admin] Rsync server by kapil shukla
On Sun, 2002-08-18 at 01:49, kapil shukla wrote:
> Dear sir, > We are some students from Indian institute of technology kanpur, and we > have a firewalled LAN. We have a big Red hat community but a small but > dedicated community for linux gentoo as well.We want to install a local > Rsync server at our place for LAN use as because of firewall we cant make > it international.So kindly let me know if you can help us in some way.We > are already hosting a Gentoo mirror for our LAN,and a Rsync > server will be more helpful for to enhance the people to get more use to > the use of Gentoo. >
Simple, setup an rsync server as specified in the rsync documentation found at http://www.gentoo.org/doc/mirroring.html, then set your SYNC variable in make.conf to point to your local rsync machine. Cheers, Colin Morey, Aka, Peitolm@g.o