[arch-dev-public] [arch-general] [AUR-Server] lastsync file on aur.archlinux.org

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Tue Jul 14 17:17:18 EDT 2009

On Tue, Jul 14, 2009 at 3:31 PM, Gerhard Brauer<gerhard.brauer at web.de> wrote:
> Am Dienstag, den 14.07.2009, 22:26 +0200 schrieb Thomas Bächler:
>> Gerhard Brauer schrieb:
>> > Hi,
>> > since 3-4 days i notice on mirrorchecking that for community repos the
>> > status file for indicate the last sync of the mirror switch temporary on
>> > some mirrors between actual(synced) and a out-of-sync period from ~16
>> > days.
>> > It seems that only mirrors are affected which snyc more than once a day
>> > and when theys sync from rsync.archlinux.org.
>> > So somewhat "switches" the lastsync file (which is automatically
>> > generated by cron each hour on gerolde for all repos).
>> >
>> > I don't know how or if aur.archlinux.org and gerolde get synced, but
>> > please: could one admin look if on aur.al.org is in the community repos
>> > a file named lastsync?
>> > If you, please remove this so it don't overwrite the generated one on
>> > gerolde.
>> Yes, from what you describe I think lastsync is overwritten by rsync
>> when community is synced from sigurd. The lastsync file in the community
>> folder on sigurd is 17 days old.
> Thank, Thomas.
> So aur-admins should exclude on sigurd lastsync file from rsync, so we
> could be sure lastsync is *only* generated on gerolde.

I removed them from sigurd. It shouldn't be generated there.

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