[Support-mirrors] Gem mirror

Tom Copeland tom at infoether.com
Wed Nov 2 08:52:40 EST 2005


On Tue, 2005-11-01 at 07:04 -0800, Robby Russell wrote:
> On Tue, 2005-11-01 at 08:28 -0500, Tom Copeland wrote:
> > Hi all -
> > 
> > Some more folks have subscribed to the list - folks who are considering
> > hosting RubyGem mirrors.  Thanks to Chad Fowler for coordinating all
> > this!
> > 
> > I've added a new rsync endpoint "gem-mirror" that points
> > to /var/www/gems/gems on RubyForge; this directory is 193 MB.  Hopefully
> > we can put together a RewriteMap thingy in the gems.rubyforge.org
> > virtual host that can redirect traffic between all the gem mirrors.
> > 
> > For starters, Chad, what's the URL that you've copied all the gems to so
> > I can try to redirect some traffic there?
> > 
> > Thanks,
> > 
> > Tom
> 
> PLANET ARGON has the follwing setup:
> 
> http://rubyforge.planetargon.com/gems.rubyforge.org/

Cool, OK, hm, let me see... hm.  Could you move them in a "/gems/"
directory, perhaps?  That'll make my redirecting easier on this end...
my Apache-fu is weak...

Thanks,

tom




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