Update of /cvsroot/fink/web/xml/news
In directory fdv4jf1.ch3.sourceforge.com:/tmp/cvs-serv14565

Modified Files:
        news.en.xml 
Log Message:
News: replace the whole set.


Index: news.en.xml
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RCS file: /cvsroot/fink/web/xml/news/news.en.xml,v
retrieving revision 1.95
retrieving revision 1.96
diff -u -d -r1.95 -r1.96
--- news.en.xml 27 Oct 2009 19:57:15 -0000      1.95
+++ news.en.xml 27 Oct 2009 21:03:23 -0000      1.96
@@ -11,29 +11,28 @@
          official binary distribution are down, and the rsync servers are 
stalled.
          Whilst we sort this out, you may:</p>
          <ul>
-               <li>Use <link
+               <li>(Web site) Use <link
                
url="http://fink.thetis.ig42.org";>http://fink.thetis.ig42.org</link> if
-               you need Web site information;</li>
-               <li>Use CVS as your selfupdate method in case you need updated
-               packages. It's slower than rsync but it's working right now 
because CVS
-               is hosted at SourceForge.net. You may switch back to rsync 
later. In
-               order to switch to CVS, run <code>fink selfupdate-cvs</code> 
once;</li>
-               <li>Edit <code>/sw/etc/fink.conf</code> and replace 
<code>Mirror-apt:
-               http://bindist.finkmirrors.net/bindist</code> with 
<code>Mirror-apt:
+               you need Web site information</li>
+
+               <li>(selfupdate) If you use rsync as your selfupdate method 
then edit
+               <code>/sw/etc/fink.conf</code> and replace the line that starts 
with
+               <code>Mirror-rsync</code> with <code>Mirror-rsync:
+               rsync://fink.gecko.ig42.org/finkinfo/</code></li>
+
+               <li>(source files) Edit <code>/sw/etc/fink.conf</code> and 
replace the
+               line that starts with <code>Mirror-master</code> with
+               <code>Mirror-master: http://fink-dist.gecko.ig42.org</code></li>
+               
+               <li>(bindist) Edit <code>/sw/etc/fink.conf</code> and replace 
that
+               starts with <code>Mirror-apt:</code> with <code>Mirror-apt:
                http://fink-bindist.gecko.ig42.org</code></li>
-               <li>Edit <code>/sw/etc/apt/sources.list</code> and replace
+
+               <li>(bindist) Edit <code>/sw/etc/apt/sources.list</code> and 
replace
                <code>http://bindist.finkmirrors.net/bindist</code> with
                <code>http://fink-bindist.gecko.ig42.org</code></li>
+
                <li>Run <code>fink scanpackages</code>.</li>
-               <li>When installing packages, if you get a download failure, try
-               electing to download from the original source, typically option 
(5).
-               In packages with a single source this will say: <em>Retry using
-               original source URL</em> whereas for those which can be 
downloaded from
-               multiple mirrors you'll see: <em>Retry using next mirror set
-               "MIRRORSETNAME"</em>.  Unfortunately, some package versions 
aren't
-               available from the original sources anymore, and for those you 
will
-               have to wait for the mirrors to come back online, or ask on one 
of the
-               Fink lists if somebody has the tarball available on their 
system.</li>
          </ul>
       <p>We apologise for the inconvenience.</p>
        </body>


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