On Thu, Jul 12, 2007 at 12:15:42PM -0600, Jonathan Steffan wrote:
On Thu, 2007-07-12 at 16:27 +0300, David Juran wrote:
> I've noticed that the Fedora mirror
> ftp://falkor.skane.se/pub/mirrors/fedora/linux/updates/7/x86_64/ (listed
is lacking several packages (e.g. vte-0.16.6-1) that where pushed
quite some time ago.
I'm not sure what the policy is on stale mirrors.
Yes, mirrormanager's crawler determines freshness every 12 hours or
so. However, it has a bit of a problem... If it can't complete its
crawl of a site in an hour (it should take 5 minutes if the site is
well-behaved and not overloaded), it doesn't change it's state. So if
the crawler can't get through the site for several days, mirrormanager
still thinks it's up-to-date. That's a bug in the crawler I need to
Linux Software Architect, Dell Office of the CTO