We're synched with RIT now - so anyone in Europe wishing to have a closer link is welcome to use rsync to this server (if you update from the UK server via rsync and are out of date. Or if you're just looking to have another rsync mirror. Or any other reason, I don't mind providing the traffic.)
David: when you have your rsync mirror up, and you're fine with continuing to be our primary upstream mirror - I'll switch back.
(Asian mirrors: This is Finland, we should be reasonably close to you as well, if you need a 'nearby' rsync mirror to catch up. Other places: I don't mind if you rsync from here, just keep in mind we probably don't qualify as "local" to you. )
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________________________________________ From: firstname.lastname@example.org [email@example.com] on behalf of Ionut Biru [firstname.lastname@example.org] Sent: Monday, May 14, 2012 11:01 To: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org; David Precious; David Precious Subject: Re: [arch-mirrors] arch linux mirror down
Did you had time to look at this issue?
On 05/14/2012 10:51 AM, Andrew Holland wrote:
As this is the mirror that we currently sync from, and it's been down for 3 days (for rsync) - I'll confirm that it is, in fact, down for rsync.
rsync: failed to connect to archlinux.mirrors.uk2.net: Connection refused (111) rsync error: error in socket IO (code 10) at clientserver.c(124) [receiver=3.0.6]
I'm going to switch temporarily to rsync://mirror.rit.edu/archlinux/ as having a mirror 3 days out of sync is not good, but I'd prefer to sync from an rsync mirror in Europe. (One that is not my own mirror, of course (: )
=== At a quick check, it does not appear to be down, the box is up and it served up a listing of the Arch mirror via HTTP.
Could you perhaps be a little more specific as to the problem you're seeing ?
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