[SAC] [support.osuosl.org #27802] Mirroring OSGeo Downloads over OSUOSL ftp Service

Hunter Lannon via RT hosting-request at osuosl.org
Fri Dec 7 14:42:51 PST 2018

Hi Alex,

We can get periodic mirroring setup for you while you ruminate whether you'd
like push access to our mirrors.

I just need an rsync endpoint/URL and the rsync command you use for syncing.

Here's our pubkey:
root at ftp-osl

Let me know if you need any more information from me.

On Fri Nov 30 12:59:36 2018, tech at wildintellect.com wrote:
> On 11/30/18 10:41, Lance Albertson via RT wrote:
> > On Mon Oct 29 14:51:21 2018, ramereth wrote:
> >> On Fri Oct 26 12:19:29 2018, tech at wildintellect.com wrote:
> >>> Maybe.
> >>>
> >>> We did just buy a new machine and were planning on moving over to
> that, but
> >>> extra mirrors is never a bad thing.
> >>>
> >>> How would we go about setting it up, I think we're looking at .5-1
> TB worth
> >>> of space, as we've outgrown our current allocation and want to
> leave room
> >>> for growth.
> >>
> >> We can do it a variety of ways depending on what works best. We can
> either
> >> sync from an rsync endpoint at a regular basis, or we could give
> you a shell
> >> account on the master server where you can initiate the sync and
> also sync the
> >> slaves.
> >
> > Just checking in on this to see if you still want to proceed or not.
> >
> Yes, we just didn't reach a decision about which method we prefer.
> It's
> probably best if we give you an ssh account to our machine, and then
> you
> pull with rsync over ssh a specified directory on maybe a nightly
> schedule. At least lets try starting with that. I can see why later we
> might want to be able to push, in order to get new releases mirrored
> sooner.
> Thanks,
> Alex

Hunter Lannon
Student Sysadmin
Open Source Lab
Oregon State University

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