UK Mirrors

Dominic Marks dom at
Thu Nov 29 09:07:52 GMT 2007

Richard A Barrow wrote:
> 2 has been down since believe it or not 5.1 if I remember correctly. A
> disgraceful state of events.

It is, but I don't suppose many people ever try and use a mirror anyway, 
the CVSup mirrors (correct me if I am wrong). All of the mirrors besides 
maybe 1
should be removed, I think. This does seem to have been in a poor state 
for a
really long time!


> Regards Richard
> -----Original Message-----
> From: freebsd-users-admin at
> [mailto:freebsd-users-admin at] On Behalf Of Matt Dawson
> Sent: 27 November 2007 14:00
> To: freebsd-users at
> Subject: Re: UK Mirrors
> On Tuesday 27 Nov 2007, freebsd-users-request at wrote:
>> I've been stared at really hard in #freebsduk to test the mailing  
>> list so here's what I sent a few days ago and got lost.
>> ===
>> I've just checked out the five official uk mirrors for the main  
>> FreeBSD site and found that
>> No. 1 is out-of-date (no mention of 7.0 or 6.3)
> If I may, I'd also like to point out that seem to have 
> also lost its IPv6 connectivity. Something to do with BTExact's closure of 
> the TB, perhaps?

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