[Dev] [consensus][due: 2016-10-10] Script to obtain the optimized 'mirrorlist'
alejandrohp at openmailbox.org
Sun Oct 2 00:10:23 GMT 2016
El 2016-10-02 01:57, IngeGNUe escribió:
> On 10/01/2016 07:55 PM, Alejandro Hernández wrote:
>> El 2016-10-02 00:15, Luke Shumaker escribió:
>>> On Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:01:51 -0400,
>>> Alejandro Hernández wrote:
>>>> "Parabola.nu" must go to independent end of their performance
>>>> because it corresponds to our main server where the bandwidth
>>>> we need to raise our packages and develop.
>>> It doesn't really use much of our bandwidth anymore. Unless you
>>> ?noredirect at the end of the URL (which pacman doesn't do), then it
>>> redirects you to a mirror for package files. The only thing it
>>> directly is the .db files (and very new package files that have not
>>> yet been mirrored).
>>> But I'm game for not shipping a static mirrorlist anymore. Why not
>>> what Arch does?
>> Wow! You're right. I've found some arch info:
>> And 'Reflector' package. Script which can retrieve the latest mirror
>> list from the MirrorStatus web page, filter the most up-to-date
>> sort them by speed and overwrite the file /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist:
>> And I've read that distributions like 'Bridge Linux' (Arch based)
>> incorporates 'reflector' into the update process by default. 😲 I think
>> that is what Parabola needs.
>> Dev mailing list
>> Dev at lists.parabola.nu
> As I said, Parabola has it already. pacman -Ss reflector
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> Dev at lists.parabola.nu
I do not mean that the user who use reflector. But it to be Parabola OS
internally that uses 'reflector' each time it is needed to use the
mirrorlist file. 😊
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