Ticket #73 (closed enhancement: wontfix)

Opened 11 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

randomly select mirrors

Reported by: master-andre@… Owned by: ciaranm
Priority: MajorRelease Milestone:
Component: clients/paludis Version: 0.16.2
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:


load the mirror list each time in random order from mirrors.conf

thus it selects each time another mirror for download

Change History

comment:1 Changed 11 years ago by ciaranm

  • Cc master-andre@… removed
  • Priority changed from Sometime to MajorRelease
  • Reporter changed from anonymous to master-andre@…

Mm, we do this for repo mirror lists but not user lists. Wouldn't be hard to change.

comment:2 Changed 11 years ago by ciaranm

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to wontfix

Thinking about this some more, no, it's a bad idea for local mirrors. It removes the ability to priorities mirrors (local mirror, then ISP's mirror, say).

comment:3 Changed 11 years ago by anonymous

  • Milestone 0.18.0 deleted

Milestone 0.18.0 deleted

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