Re: 13.0 packages?

From: Mark Millard via freebsd-ppc <freebsd-ppc_at_freebsd.org>
Date: Wed, 2 Jun 2021 22:27:14 -0700
From am recent exchange asking why amd64 had not updated
some packages, Kevin Oberman wrote:

> I have previously confirmed with one of the cluster admins that a build of that size can take over 4 days to distribute to all mirrors and no mirror starts distributing updated packages until all mirrors are either in sync of have been pulled from the list of active mirrors if there is a problem with one. It's a really huge amount of data and the places that havd mirrors on slow links are the ones that rally need to load packages form a fairly local mirror.

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Mark Millard
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Received on Thu Jun 03 2021 - 05:27:14 UTC

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