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From "Gavin McDonald" <ga...@16degrees.com.au>
Subject RE: Help: Downloads not working!
Date Mon, 04 Jul 2011 09:38:08 GMT


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rainer Döbele [mailto:doebele@esteam.de]
> Sent: Monday, 4 July 2011 7:19 PM
> To: Mark Thomas
> Cc: infra@apache.org; empire-db-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: re: Help: Downloads not working!
> 
> Sorry, but that was me.
> 
> I assumed, that files that are delete from the dist directory are NOT
removed
> from the mirrors.
> After I received the urgent cleanup request for the dist directory, I
removed
> everything to be sure.
> 
> So far I also assumed that previous releases will remain on the mirrors,
which
> is obviously not true.
> 
> Hence I will change all our references to old releases to
> http://archive.apache.org/dist

Cool, glad it is  sorted.

Part of the reason for the cleanup is to ease the burden on our mirrors,
mirrors replicate
our dist setup, so when an old release is removed the mirrors get it removed
too, hence
our archives area is the only place for old releases.

Gav...

> 
> Thanks
> Rainer
> 
> 
> > from: Mark Thomas [mailto:markt@apache.org]
> > to: Martijn Dashorst
> > re: infra@apache.org; Rainer Döbele
> > re: Re: Help: Downloads not working!
> >
> > On 04/07/2011 09:00, Martijn Dashorst wrote:
> > > On Mon, Jul 4, 2011 at 9:51 AM, Gavin McDonald
> > <gavin@16degrees.com.au> wrote:
> > >>> It's not possible to download the current release nor any of the
> > older
> > >>> releases.
> > >>>
> > >>> The link for the current release should be:
> > >>> http://www.apache.org/dyn/closer.cgi/incubator/empire-
> > db/2.1.0/apache-
> > >>> empire-db-2.1.0-incubating.zip
> > >>>
> > >>> If go there you will get a choice of mirrors, but no matter which
> > one you
> > >>> select, you either get a 404 or you are redirected to a similar
> > >>> web
> > page.
> > >>
> > >> Only the latest release should be available from the mirrors , in
> > your case
> > >> 2.1.0
> > >>
> > >> looking at http://apache.org/dist/incubator/empire-db/ it indeed
> > shows that
> > >> to be the case - so that is all the mirrors will provide too.
> > >>
> > >> Everything else you should point users to the archive should they
> > want an
> > >> older release.
> > >>
> > >> OIW, nothing to do here, all is working fine.
> > >
> > > Not quite: the main distribution is not downloadable from the mirrors.
> >
> > An educated guess based on the timestamps is that someone finally got
> > around to doing the clean-up of /dist that empire-db should have done
> > months ago but was a little too enthusiastic and removed all versions.
> > No idea who that was.
> >
> > doebele fixed that by restoring the 2.1.0 release a couple of hours
> > ago and that will take up to 24 hours to replicate to the mirrors.
> >
> > Mark
> >



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