Configuration can be in any file you choose however mirrors.conf is what is included. The file must be included when mirrors is run with the -c flag.
(ex. mirrors -c mirrors.conf)
Global Config Options¶
All of the global configuration is stored within the [GLOBAL] block. If it is not present the application will fail to load.
async_processes = 4
The number of syncs that may be run at any given time. Scheduled syncs will wait until a spot opens up before it will begin running.
log_file = ./mirrors.log
Application log file. This is were errors, warnings or general information is logged to. Default is mirrors.log
check_sleep = 30
Time to sleep in between syncs . Default is 30 seconds.
Name of the repo in brackets. This is how it will be accessed within the repl.
source = rsync://mirrors.rit.edu/FreeBSD
Source of the rsync transfer.
rsync_args = -avhz
Flags to pass into the rsync process.
destination = ./distros/
Destination of the rsync file transfer.
weight = 0
Weight of the sync. Lower numbers will go before higher numbers. Value between -10 and 10. Default is 0
Shell command to run before the rsync starts.
Shell command to run after the rsync finishes.
log_file = ./log/LDP.log
Location of the repo log file. Rsync STDOUT and STDERR are piped here.
async_sleep = 2h
Time to wait after a sync has completed before it is re-queued.
hourly_sync = 0,6.5,12,18.5
Strict time frame for syncs to run.