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Quoting Robin H. Johnson at 29/07/2009-13:01:51(-0700):
> On Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 11:58:56AM +0200, Adrian Reber wrote:
> > I have trouble with a few portage master mirrors I am connecting to.
> > I am syncing my mirror from rsync.gentoo.org and most of the time it
> > works... But not always, it looks like I am added to some temporary
> > blacklist.
> Yes, you're ending up on the abuse detection blacklist.
> > Here is an overview of my rsync attempts:
> > http://ftp-stud.hs-esslingen.de/info/status.php4?details=47
> > I am mirroring gentoo-portage every 30 minutes. Is this still the right
> > interval?
> It's the use of the wrong tier. The rsync.g.o rotation is intended for
> users that don't want to fetch from a community-provided mirror.
> You should be syncing against rsync1.gentoo.org. I don't see your IP on
> the whitelist, so please file a bug for mirror-admins to get you on
For what it's worth, I am syncing against rsync1.us.gentoo.org and every
now and then I get rejections like these that I got today:
Date: 30 Jul 2009 23:00:03 -0000
Date: 31 Jul 2009 01:00:03 -0000
Date: 31 Jul 2009 02:30:03 -0000
Date: 31 Jul 2009 09:00:22 -0000
Same body in the mail from fcron:
@ERROR: access denied to gentoo-portage from x091102.ppp.asahi-net.or.jp (18.104.22.168)
rsync error: error starting client-server protocol (code 5) at main.c(1504) [receiver=3.0.5]
Job /etc/cron.d/gentoo-portage-rsync terminated (exit status: 5) (mailing output)
$ sudo crontab -l 2>&1 | grep portage
& */30 * * * * /etc/cron.d/gentoo-portage-rsync
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