Improving availability and guaranteeing integrity in ISO downloads

Matt Domsch Matt_Domsch at
Sat Jun 9 22:58:55 UTC 2007

On Sat, Jun 09, 2007 at 07:51:20PM +0200, Ruben Kerkhof wrote:
> On 9-jun-2007, at 14:39, Matt Domsch wrote:
> >
> >I replied on fedora-infrastructure-list just a bit ago.  I'm happy to
> >see this functionality get added to mirrormanager, and am happy to
> >review patches as well. :-)  The trick will be having a python module
> >that, given a list of URL/country tuples, generates the XML pages.
> >Which probably isn't that hard, really.
> >
> >Thanks,
> >Matt
> File attached :-)
> My Python skills suck, so feel free to improve it. It doesn't  
> implement all fields in the MetaLink specification, but it should do  
> the job.

Wow, that was fast.  I'll look at this, but would you mind using the
MIT/X11 license (the same license as Python and TurboGears themselves
use, as does mirrormanager) rather than the GNU GPL?  I'd rather not
get into a license incompatibility mess this early in mirrormanager's
life. :-)


Matt Domsch
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