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From: Jeremy Olexa <darkside@g.o>
To: gentoo-mirrors@l.g.o
Subject: [solved] Re: [gentoo-mirrors] timestamp.chk not present on master server
Date: Tue, 09 Feb 2010 23:14:06
Message-Id: d60485129eba0e2264be8d2d7286e25a@jolexa.net
In Reply to: [gentoo-mirrors] timestamp.chk not present on master server by Manuel Tiago Pereira
On Fri, 22 Jan 2010 12:01:50 +0000, Manuel Tiago Pereira
<tiago.pereira@×××××××××××.pt> wrote:
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > Greetings, > > When syncing from the master portage server > (rsync://rsync1.us.gentoo.org/gentoo-portage), sometimes the > metadata/timestamp.chk gets deleted. Here's an excerpt from our rsync
logs:
> >> gentoo-portage.log-20100113.gz:2010/01/12 04:03:10 [23321] >> gentoo-portage del. metadata/timestamp.chk 0 >> gentoo-portage.log-20100114.gz:2010/01/14 01:33:10 [2988]
gentoo-portage
>> del. metadata/timestamp.chk 0 >> gentoo-portage.log-20100115.gz:2010/01/14 10:03:09 [23615] >> gentoo-portage del. metadata/timestamp.chk 0 >> gentoo-portage.log-20100118.gz:2010/01/17 14:03:09 [29970] >> gentoo-portage del. metadata/timestamp.chk 0 >> gentoo-portage.log-20100122.gz:2010/01/21 20:03:09 [7617]
gentoo-portage
>> del. metadata/timestamp.chk 0 >> gentoo-portage.log-20100122.gz:2010/01/22 02:33:11 [10630] >> gentoo-portage del. metadata/timestamp.chk 0 > > Since we're using the rsync flag "--delete" I'm guessing that this > basically means that the file didn't exist on the master server at the > time of syncing. > > Why is that? Should we start testing for the existence of this file > before syncing? > > Thank you.
FYI: We do believe this issue is solved now. It ended up being a flaw in an internal script, hard to track down as it was intermittent. -Jeremy
> > Best regards, > > - -- > Manuel Tiago Correia Casimiro da Silva Pereira > tiago.pereira@×××××××××××.pt > > Administração de Sistemas da Rede das Novas Licenciaturas > Instituto Superior Técnico > > web: https://www.rnl.ist.utl.pt > email: rnl@×××××××××××.pt > telefone: +351 218 41 77 71 > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- > Version: GnuPG v1.4.10 (GNU/Linux) > Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org/ > > iEYEARECAAYFAktZk60ACgkQEg3Bh8i7j0LNTgCgqn2hl3RMuX6m96/VM4ke/nbG > rboAnRcu88EZAXtJm1akqMeQ2/DOWFCn > =uWDe > -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----