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Re: [opensuse-factory] mirrors.kernel.org sync delay
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 13 Oct 2006 18:08:04 +0200
  • Message-id: <m3hcy8xkpn.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Felix Miata <mrmazda@xxxxxx> writes:

> comparing mirrors
>
> http://ftp-1.gwdg.de/pub/opensuse/distribution/SL-OSS-factory/inst-source/boot/i386/loader/
> vs.
> ftp://mirrors.kernel.org/pub/opensuse/distribution/SL-OSS-factory/inst-source/boot/i386/loader/
>
> linux and initrd are several days older on the latter. Since the latter is
> my usual mirror, I'd like to see this fixed so that with a fresh install I
> can test reported fixes to bugs I reported.

This is a question of bandwith and sync frequency. There's nothing we
can do on our end besides getting far better internet connectivity.

The mirrors sync whenever they like to do it.

Eberhard (gwdg ftp admin) does a really good job to keep updated,

Andreas
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