harmony-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Tim Ellison <t.p.elli...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [build] fetch-depends having problems with the sourceforge mirror
Date Fri, 27 Aug 2010 10:50:02 GMT
On 24/Aug/2010 16:46, Sian January wrote:
> On 19 August 2010 03:29, Tim Ellison <t.p.ellison@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 18/Aug/2010 08:51, Sian January wrote:
>>> I've just run the federated build from scratch and it all went
>>> smoothly except that I had to change the sourceforge mirror in all the
>>> depends.properties file.  Looking at their website [1] "internap"
>>> doesn't seem to be listed at the moment so I think we may need to
>>> switch the scripts to use a different one.  OVH worked for me
>>> yesterday unless anyone has another preference?
>> Almost by definition it is unlikely that any one mirror will satisfy
>> everyone.
>> It should be possible to specify the chosen SourceForge mirror site used
>> at build time by defining the ant property -Dsf.base= though looking at
>> the depends.properties file I see not all URLs have been rewritten to
>> use that base property yet.
>> I didn't see anything obvious for how to dynamically find your best
>> mirror for using SF.
> Looks like you can add ?use_mirror=autoselect to the end of the URL
> e.g. http://downloads.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/mx4j/mx4j-3.0.2.zip?use_mirror=autoselect
> Shall I update the build files to use this instead?

Sounds good, but let's wait until after the milestone to avoid any
unforeseen problems that may appear with more testing.


View raw message