[arch-general] pacman mirrorlist update
ranrund at gmail.com
Thu Jun 18 21:38:13 UTC 2015
Okay, thanks guys.
I will continue to do:
sudo reflector --verbose --country 'United States' -l 200 -p http --sort
rate --save /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist
frequently, and then update (very frequently) as usual, by:
sudo pacmatic -Syyuv
And I will delete etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.pacnew, RSN.
I don't know what the purpose of the pacman-mirrorlist -20150618-1 update
was. Maybe the idea was to encourage people to "freshen up" their
mirrorlist more often.
But since that seems to require manually merging from
might that be counterproductive? I am not saying it's wrong - just a
On Thu, Jun 18, 2015 at 3:28 PM, Guus Snijders <gsnijders at gmail.com> wrote:
> Op 18 jun. 2015 17:34 schreef "Francis Gerund" <ranrund at gmail.com>:
> > Hello.
> > Just installed update pacman-mirrorlist -20150618-1, installed by pacman
> > /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.pacnew, and there is nothing exotic about my
> > /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.
> > Should I again just:
> > sudo reflector --verbose --country 'United States' -l 200 -p http --sort
> > rate --save /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist
> > and then just delete /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.pacnew?
> You could re-rate your mirrors, but it's probably not necessary (assuming
> your current mirrors are okay, of course).
> You can safely delete the mirror list.new.
> Mvg, Guus
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