Gentoo Archives: gentoo-mirrors

From: Manuel Tiago Pereira <tiago.pereira@×××××××××××.pt>
To: gentoo-mirrors@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-mirrors] New mirror applications are closed until 02-2010
Date: Sun, 07 Feb 2010 01:04:24
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-mirrors] New mirror applications are closed until 02-2010 by Jeremy Olexa
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I'm very happy to know that you're investigating the missing
timestamp.chk problem. Is there anyway that we, mirror sysadmins, can
help in that task?

Also, our mirror (rsync:// is not
listed at . Is there any

Best regards,

On 05-02-2010 20:42, Jeremy Olexa wrote:
> > On Sat, 05 Dec 2009 13:11:07 -0600, Jeremy Olexa <darkside@g.o> > wrote: >> Hello mirror-admins, >> >> The Gentoo mirror-admin team will officially close applications for new >> mirrors starting today. In Feb 2010, we will re-evaluate if we need more > >> mirrors or not. >> >> We want to give time for new projects. A few of those are: >> >> - Deploy new{,rsync} >> - Handle ipv6 mirrors better. New rotations, etc. >> >> Thanks, >> Jeremy > > Well, it is now February already. > > I will go through the backlog of mirror requests and start adding new > mirrors again. It is only myself in this effort so please be patient :) > > Some outstanding issues remain: > - New deployment of has been delayed. I will send > out an announcement here and on when we get that deployed > fully. > - "Missing timestamp.chk" issue which was reported on this mailing list. I > will try to track that down soon. We have already looked at it and the > issue is non-obvious. Time to dig deeper. > - IPv6 rotations. Expect more communication soon regarding how to better > serve you and our end users. > > On the positive note, I did get a new gentoo-portage rsync mirrors listing > available online at: - It > has all the mirrors listed, but there is still some formatting changes I > want to make. Eventually, we will put this link on the main > website too. > > Thanks again for all of your hardware & bandwidth donations! > -Jeremy > > >
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