Subject: Re: french mirror down tomorow
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/19/2004 13:21:29
On Wed, Aug 18, 2004 at 06:31:49PM -0700, Chuck Yerkes wrote:
> Quoting Manuel Bouyer (
> > Hi,
> > tomorow morning (MET) I'll shut down the french mirror
> > ({ftp,sup,www,rsync,anoncvs,ftp2,sup2,www2} for hardware
> > upgrade (switching from a PPro 200 do a dual-CPU PIII, which should give
> > a visible performance boost for anoncvs, especially over ssh).
> > I expect it to be down from 10h to 13h MET (8h to 11h GMT).
> Is there a process to perhaps lower the DNS TTL and point it
> to another (nearby) server for the interrim?

This should have been planned much sooner, and for only 3 hours of downtime
it may be more troubles than benefits. 
There would be issues with the $CVSROOT and sup paths being differents,
at last.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. 
     NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference