[users] State of play

David Hrbáč hrbac.conf at seznam.cz
Fri Jun 4 14:16:13 CEST 2010

Dne 4.6.2010 12:03, Karanbir Singh napsal(a):
> - setup a mirror for the existing storage and see how we might be able
> to reduce size and footprint for the main production rpm-repo ( Steve
> has offered to do this and is already setup, he's waiting on my
> finishing the mirror for the storage - which finished yesterday ),
> unfortunately the outage from last week was caused due to my over
> aggressive dd which took down the storage machine.

If Steve wouldn't be able, I can do it on our infrastructure.

> - If we can get the main mirror down to 65GB or so - we can then host it
> locally on the main machine, and remove the dependency on the second
> machine. ( Fabian has offered to redo the setup / install on the main
> machine once we are ready )
> - The second machine could then become a rsync target for public mirrors
> to pull from, and not impact resources on the main machine.

Isn't it better to use ie.freshrpms.net as the main source?

> - w.r.t VM's - if we need to do that, the main box has 8 gigs of ram,
> and dual opterons; so it could handle a few, I am just not sure we need
> VM's as long as we are not doing builds on the same machine. I think the
> hetzner machine that Dag has is a *much* better build host than surya
> will be.

Maybe I can create a few VMs on one (95GHz) of our clusters.

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