Gentoo Archives: gentoo-mirrors

From: Jeffrey Forman <jforman@g.o>
To: gentoo-mirrors@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-mirrors] Size of mirror
Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2004 00:14:40
Message-Id: 1093220081.23682.21.camel@sixthstreet.formanonline.com
In Reply to: [gentoo-mirrors] Size of mirror by Gustavo Adolfo Silva Ribeiro Felisberto
Gustavo,

If I am not mistaken (Scott, Kurt correct me here), you can add
"--exclude /historical" into your rsync statement and that directory
will be disgarded. You will still be an official, no worries.

-Jeffrey

On Sun, 2004-08-22 at 20:10, Gustavo Adolfo Silva Ribeiro Felisberto
wrote:
> The size of the gentoo mirror is getting larger day by day. > > cd /home/ftp/pub/gentoo > du -k --max-depth=1 > 16 ./grp > 52516984 ./releases > 32976828 ./distfiles > 8624172 ./experimental > 1953688 ./snapshots > 96071692 . > cd releases > du -k --max-depth=1 > 477304 ./1.4_rc1 > 3773708 ./amd64 > 23005040 ./historical > 13104 ./mips > 6026720 ./ppc > 5133452 ./sparc > 12947212 ./x86 > 1140440 ./hppa > 52516984 . > > Do we really need to have 23GB of historical releases? Is it possible to > not mirror that and still be an oficial mirror?
-- -------------------- Jeffrey Forman Gentoo Infrastructure Gentoo Release Engin. jforman@g.o --------------------

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Re: [gentoo-mirrors] Size of mirror Kurt Lieber <klieber@g.o>