[Mageia-sysadm] changing binrepos
boklm at mars-attacks.org
Wed Jul 13 21:30:16 CEST 2011
On Wed, 13 Jul 2011, Christiaan Welvaart wrote:
> On Wed, 13 Jul 2011, nicolas vigier wrote:
>> On Wed, 13 Jul 2011, Christiaan Welvaart wrote:
>>> On Wed, 13 Jul 2011, nicolas vigier wrote:
>>>> So I think we could replace binrepos svn with something like this :
>>>> - on valstar, a script to upload a file, accessed by ssh using "mgarepo
>>>> upload". The script saves all files in the same directory, using
>>>> sha1sum for the filename. And the directory is accessible by http.
>>> What happens when a file with the same sha1sum already exists?
>> It is used and doesn't need to be uploaded again.
> That's of course fine when the 2 files are identical but if they're not
> you'll have a broken repository.
In theory it's possible, but in practice I don't think we'll see two
meaningfull files with the same sha1sum.
But if it happens we can use a tar.gz file instead of tar.bz2, or
something else to have a different sha1sum.
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