Setting up an Emdebian Mirror

Get the archvsync scripts

Setup the archvsync user

This user will typically have the archvsync scripts available in the home directory of that user, e.g. bin/runmirrors will have a realpath of /home/archvsync/bin/runmirrors.

Setup the correct key

This is the key which the Emdebian server will use to push files.


The full Emdebian mirror is ~79Gb, so allow 90-100Gb.

Starting the push

You need to ask on the mailing list to be added to the push. To do that, you need to supply the shortname and server name of the mirror:

e.g. hands