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Questions tagged [mirror]

Use the mirror tag to refer to a website that hosts the files, packages, and images that comprise a distribution.

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How to wget mirror website faster?

when I use wget -m url it downloads one file at a time. How to make wget download multiple files at a time?
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How do I create ZFS pool with 4 drives and mirrors

Is it possible to create ZFS pool with 4 drives (sda, sdb, sdc, sdd) where sda and sdb are mirroring each other and sdc with sdd do the same ?
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Mirroring download.docker.com with debmirror [closed]

I'm running an apt mirror server for an isolated network, which successfully mirrors Debian, Ubuntu and a number of apt-based repositories using the debmirror utility (v2.27). Unfortunately the ...
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LFTP: want to make sure I am going to use LFTP correctly

Basically, we had a huge file dump at work and every time I try to copy it over drag and drop style it times out and i have spend a few minutes trying to figure out what/where to copy. So I decided ...
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wget doesn't download images of a website?

I'm trying to download threads of a web forum which contains many images with wget. These images are hosted in a separate domain, so I used the -H flag to allow downloading them. The complete wget ...
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synchronizing data on two (or more) computers via USB

I use two computers. The data I need, i synchronize through rsync. Typically, when I come to the computer I issue: rsync -vuhzrXte ssh from_the_other_computer to_this_computer This works and I find ...
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Archive mirrors for old Debian

I need to install old Debian 5 on my system in order to run some tests. The installation complains regarding bad archive mirror on network. How to solve that problem? Does it means that nobody mirrors ...
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Yum repo mirror accumulates updateinfo.xml.gz files - can they be removed

I have a number of mirrors of Redhat YUM repositories, which are updated on a daily basis. The commands that are used to accomplish this are: reposync --repoid=${i} --download_path=${destdir} --...
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How to download Arch Linux from a mirror

I went to https://www.archlinux.org/download/ then I clicked on a mirror site and a site popped up, but this just seems to be a filesystem. How do I download from here?
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How to Create an Automatic Partial Mirror of Debian Packaging System?

I have several machines at home running Debian Linux, and I've been wanting to make a partial mirror of the packaging system. I had considered making a full mirror, but I don't use most of the ...
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Making a mirror from Ubuntu Server repository doubt

Recently I bought an Orange Pi 2G IoT (this little SoC is really great!). I installed the Ubuntu Server and managed to connect to it through the serial port and I could even update the system (only ...
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How to change OpenBSD mirror

I need to change the mirror I am using in my OpenBSD 6.1 installation according to this question: OpenBSD 6.1 not updating Right now, I am using ftp.OpenBSD.org and I need to change it to ftp.eu....
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How to create a consistent forensic image from a live RHEL system?

In our environment we have RHEL7 systems that need to be always up and running. I know the preferred method of acquiring a forensic image is to take the system offline, but in case of a live image, ...
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Debian apt, use mirror on filesystem [duplicate]

Is it possible to make Apt use a local mirror on the filesystem? I have the (hopefully) complete mirror for Debian 6 on the filesystem. The mirror consists of the following folders: mirror, skel, ...
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LVM mirror creates high load from time to time, how to lower these effects?

Or: How to throttle down one LVM mirror leg lowering its assumed synchronization cpu load? Is it possible to tweak a LVM mirror configuration so it takes it easy on mirroring files? Whenever there ...
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Install Oracle Java from a mirror in terminal

I can't access Oracle servers for some reason. Is there any way to install Java from a mirror? I'm using Fedora 24 and I need to install Oracle Java on it.
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Proxy or something else to mirror website?

I want to set up a website on my internal network that mirrors the bbc iplayer website and have all the associated functionality. The internal site will be a vm or a container with a vpn client ...
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Is there a way to mount two folders into one mounting point, so that folders are mirrored?

I want some tool like $ mirroring_mount ~/first_location ~/second_location ~/mount_point So, when I edit file in ~/mount_point, it is edited in both locations, and if ~/first_location and ~/...
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How to replace a disk which contains the CentOS6

I have a machine that contains a disk which one has CentOS 6 Installed. In that disk, There are two partitions. One of them if mounted on /boot, and the second one is a PV for the rootvg. I need to ...
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Undeleted files on FTP

I have just deleted files from the my main server but they appear to be still present on the FTP server. Yet, there is a mirroring that is supposed to be done. The purged directory is empty, yet a '...
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debmirror not working with Debian experimental release

I am trying to mirror the debian "experimental" release on my debian mirror. I am using debmirror to do this: #!/bin/sh GNUPGHOME=/var/lib/debmirror; export GNUPGHOME debmirror -a amd64,i386 -e ...
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wget mirror site + resources from other domain

I'm trying to download a website so it can be browsed offline, so I want the html, images, css, javascript, etc. The problem is that the images are not all hosted on the same domain as the website, ...
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Is there a way to tell which files in /etc were modified?

I want to create a mirror of my existing Debian server. I modified many files in /etc, and I don't want to redo everything by hand or download huge mirrors. What I thought of doing is Download a ...
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What can I do to fix a “could not resolve host: mirrors.fedoraproject.org” when applying system updates?

This is now the second day of getting this error message when I attempt to download and install system updates. There are 25 updates, including an OS update, waiting to be installed. Detailed ...
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How do I write a bash script that will let users choose the value of the MIRROR environment variable?

I am presently in the process of writing a Bash function that when invoked will ask users to choose from a list of Sabayon's mirrors, but I would like it if each option could include info on the ...
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mdadm - Creating RAID1 on LiveUSB does not persist when re-booting

I have three drives sda, sdb, and sdc: $ lsblk NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT sda 8:0 0 2.7T 0 disk ├─sda1 8:1 0 1M 0 part ├─sda2 8:2 0 500M 0 part ├─sda3 8:...
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Clone an outdated mirror repository to archive it

Kali Linux 1.0.0 is now End of Life but they had setup an archive mirror for it. It will no longer be maintained, but in version 2.0 some of my dependencies seems to fail and I can't fix it. My ...
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Can rsync fix time stamps without redownloading?

I have mirrored 100 GiB of files. On my mirror, some of the timestamps and maybe file permissions are wrong. I would like to use rsync to fix this. The server from which I have downloaded has more ...
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reduce bandwidth consumption from downloading yum updates

I have several machines (7) running fedora and would like to reduce the amount of external bandwidth I am consuming. I see that there were several attempts to setup mirrors, but those projects seem ...
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wget -k doesn't convert all links

I am trying to mirror a complete website to another domain. I am trying to use wget -mk http://example.com However the -k option leaves some URLs original while other are converted such as: &...
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Replace both disks in a raid 1 mirror

I have a 3 years old server with two same disks. I'm planning to replace both before they fails. Can I add two more new disks to the raid and (after it has been rebuild) eventually remove the two old ...
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Why is a mirror list important for my Arch installation?

The "Select a Mirror" section of the Beginner's Guide for Arch Linux is simple enough, but it doesn't explain why an operating system would need a list of mirrors (it's the first time I hear of this). ...
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How to create a http mirror?

I need to create a mirror of a directory shared over HTTP. Source server uses apache index module. Here is an example of a similar directory: http://apache.mirrors.pair.com/httpd/ The content is not ...
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how to use xrandr to mirror just a part of my main screen?

I want to make a mirror of just a part of my main screen to another monitor with different resolution. So it will be necessary to crop the desired area and apply a transformation to fit the screen ...
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Rolling back EPEL 7

I have a fresh installation of CentOS 6.5, and I accidentally added the EPEL 7 mirror, and performed a yum update. Is there an easy way to roll this back and add EPEL 6 instead? Update I ...
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rsync file copy including files that change

I have to copy files between 2 servers using rsync (the network is slow). Can mirroring/ FXP with lftp be used here? Also there will be a continuous flow of files in the source directory & the ...
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Is there anyway to download an entire RHEL repo from windows?

I have a number of offline machines RedHat machines that I need to update, and I have an active RedHat subscription for all of them. I am unable to get an internet connection to these machines so I ...
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disable YUM mirrorlist checking

I have a machine which is not connected to the internet. I still want to execute some yum commands from time to time. YUM does like to update the mirrorlist every so often, resulting in errors like: ...
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Understanding the structure of an Arch package repository mirror

I'm trying to figure out the structure better of a Arch Linux package repository mirror. There's several folders which are pretty easy to understand, such as community, core, extra, multilib, iso, kde-...
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Why can't I create an LVM RAID1 or mirror volume?

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and have just added 2 new hard drives into my server. The idea being that I would create a volume group that would include them and create a bunch of logical volumes on them ...
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Find + Grep Recursive Search

I am mirroring a website using wget. On the server, there is a dump of the find / command, which includes filenames in the form : /dir1/ /dir1/page1.txt /dir1/page2.txt ... The mirrorring is very ...
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Debian partial Mirror - “debpartial-mirror” specific mirroring

I am using Debian 7.3 with debpartial-mirror in order to create and maintain an offline mirror. Since I need only the basic packages (packages needed for installation via PXEboot and maybe the most ...
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LFTP: Mirror to remote except particular file present on remote

I usually edit my website locally and push it with this command: lftp -u user,password host -e "mirror -c -e -R -x ^\.git/$ my /my; exit" But now, my website dynamically appends data to the /my/data ...
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How to copy directory structure without removing symlinks?

I need to "install" a bunch of files to another directory keeping the directory structure of the source files intact. For example, if I have ./foo/bar/baz.txt going to /var/www/localhost/webroot/ I ...
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ZFS Raid-Z with different size disks

I've searched, and I think I understand, but just want to verify that I have the right concept. I am building a new PC, and want to set up the old one as a file server. Ultimately, I would like two "...
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Disabling mirror option in preseed.cfg

I am installing Debain Weezy (netinstall) in VirtualBOX using preseed.cfg. I'm trying to create a preseed.cfg that would skip/not set Debian mirror in the Configure the package manager step. I am not ...
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Why would I use a rsync mirror?

Most Linux distributions offer mirrors that use rsync. I know that rsync is best used on mirrors because it only copies the delta between the local file and the remote one. What benefits do I get as ...
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Are disks interchangeable in a mirrored RAID setup?

It is often written that disks in a mirrored RAID (like RAID 1) are an exact mirror copy one of another. So can I turn the machine off and simply swap the two harddisks cables? And if one of the two ...
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Rsync and take name/path changes into account [duplicate]

I maintain a large folder, and this folder is regularly rsync'ed to another folder far away. Sometimes I change a name on my local folder, and then the next time I rsync to the remote folder the ...
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Copy/Mirror traffic to WAN interfaces without “iptables tee” support

I want to copy every outgoing packet to other WAN interfaces but my iptables (v1.2.7) doesn't have TEE target support. I wonder if there is another way (maybe using iproute2 or ebtables) to copy every ...