[tex-live] Rsync, a different question
George N. White III
gnwiii at gmail.com
Sun Nov 9 13:03:53 CET 2008
On Fri, Nov 7, 2008 at 2:25 PM, Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard <mpg at elzevir.fr> wrote:
> Norbert Preining a écrit :
>> On Unix one would use
>> for i in 1 2 3 4 5 ; do
>> rsync ...
> Maybe something more like
> while ! rsync ... ; do; done;
> (probably not the correct syntax, but the idea is to retry iff rsync
> exited with a non-zero status).
In my experience, simply retrying the same site rarely works, so a better
approach might be to use a list of different CTAN mirrors. If they
all fail then
you have a serious network problem, so looping may not be much help.
George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia
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