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Re: Monitor mirror status via 'mirmon'?
On Mon, 5 Dec 2005, 16:57+0900, Jun Kuriyama wrote:
> At Wed, 14 Sep 2005 11:34:38 +0300,
> Peter Pentchev wrote:
> > In an out-of-band discussion related to ftp/www/cvsup.bg.FreeBSD.org,
> > George Danchev mentioned 'mirmon', a utility for monitoring the
> > 'up-to-dateness' of project mirror sites based on the timestamp of
> > a file touched hourly on the master site:
> > http://www.cs.uu.nl/people/henkp/mirmon/
> > Would it be a good idea to run something like that for the FreeBSD
> > mirrors? I think a file with a timestamp updated hourly would not
> > put too much stress on the mirrors.
> I set up mirmon (list is made from doc/share/sgml/mirrors.xml) and run
> it on my box, then copying to public periodically.
> (wait few days until TIMESTAMP file be propagated.)
> If it seems useful, give it a unique hostname then.