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Author: onefang
To: devuan-mirrors
Subject: Re: [devuan-mirrors] Removing oldoldstable from package mirror
On 2022-09-12 19:40:48, Matthias Kruk wrote:
>    Hello there,
>    I was wondering, is there a simple way to remove oldoldstable from a
>    package mirror and exclude it from the synchronization process? I suppose
>    it should be possible by adding an exclude pattern to the rsync command
>    line, but maybe someone who is more familiar with the repository structure
>    can tell me what exactly should and should not be excluded?
>    The reason I'm asking is because during the past months I have been
>    repeatedly running out of storage on my mirror, making the mirror unusable
>    because the release files are outdated. I increased the storage size a
>    couple of times, but unfortunately this is not an option anymore.
>    Thanks and best regards
>    Matthias

Have you tried rsyncs --delete option? That will delete from your mirror
anything that got deleted on pkgmaster.

Every now and then someone asks me about the mirror size getting bigger
all the time. That answer usually fixes things for them.