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From jason andrade <ja...@dstc.edu.au>
Subject RE: Problems updating via rsync
Date Mon, 01 Oct 2001 23:58:55 GMT
On Tue, 2 Oct 2001, Andrew Kenna wrote:

> The tier-1 mirror idea sounds like a good one jason as it would relieve the
> load on the main site at apache and we would i'm sure be able to simplify
> things.
> 
> I do think that the ftp site needs to be just a pure distribution point only
> with no html files. which would simply mean that to mirror the distribution
> files only for a particular project you would reference
> 
> ftp-dist.apache.org:projectname for the actual binaries files
> www-dist.apache.org:projectname for the actual web pages for that project
> 
> Am I getting the right kinda idea or am I way off track

usually it's the same machine.

e.g

apache-mirror.apache.org::apache-ftp/
apache-mirror.apache.org::apache-www/

however, this is pretty academic unless Hank's (and others.. including me)
issues are addressed of the basic archive structure and maintenance.


-jason


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