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From hc <ha...@towardex.com>
Subject apache.towardex.com URL path change
Date Fri, 06 Dec 2002 00:52:19 GMT
Hello,

    We have stopped mirroring the apache-site module, but we are now 
mirroring apache-dist module, which is what you guys prefer mirror 
matainers to do anyway.

SO, with that being said... http://apache.towardex.com/dist you have on 
your "download from a mirror" link would be no longer valid. From now 
on, it will be just http://apache.towardex.com.

Please make this change on your web site when you get a chance.

Thank you in advance.

    -hc


Justin Erenkrantz wrote:

> --On Friday, December 6, 2002 9:43 AM +1100 Andrew Kenna 
> <andrewk@stamina.com.au> wrote:
>
>>> From my understanding of Justin's email... The ASF is not looking
>>> for
>>
>> people to mirror the apache web sites so change your rsync script to
>> point fo apache-dist as this is specific to the distributions
>> directory on the apache server.
>
>
> We will keep the other rsync modules open as they have some cool stuff 
> underneath - especially the mail archives.  =)
>
> But, most mirrors will probably only be interested in the apache-dist 
> module for now.  If you want to use more bandwidth (ours and yours) 
> and more disk space (only yours), feel free to rsync the others...
>
> Again, we might rethink our policy of mirroring the website in the 
> future (just not anytime soon).  Right now, we're doing such a poor 
> job of mirroring, that it is much more important to get distribution 
> of releases using mirrors.  Once the dust settles and if our bandwidth 
> is still a major concern, we'll investigate mirroring more of our 
> content.  Baby steps!  -- justin




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