Re: [equinox-dev] Transparent P2 mirrors

2017-06-27 Thread Mykola Nikishov
Carsten Reckord writes: [...] > B) Now imagine a transparent mirroring solution where step 1 > immediately redirects us to a suitable mirror, and P2 cooperates: [...] > WDYT? Looks like 1/4 of this talk [1] ;-) Also there is some work in progress, see [2] and [3]. [1]

[equinox-dev] Transparent P2 mirrors (Was: Why (not) a "Final Daze" in SimRel?)

2017-06-27 Thread Carsten Reckord
> I must echo something that Ed touched on: > > >> * Doesn't the Foundation plan to enable a transparent mirroring > >> system very soon that would make all this p2.mirrorsUrl useless? > > No!!! With mirror URLs, the mirrors are directly accessed with no > > further access to

Re: [equinox-dev] [p2] How to use director/mirror app against an RCP as p2 repo

2017-06-27 Thread Carsten Reckord
Have you tried something like this? $ ~/ profiles-ide/eclipse/eclipse.exe -application org.eclipse.equinox.p2.director -metadataRepository file:/C:/Users/creckord/profiles-ide/eclipse/p2/org.eclipse.equinox.p2.engine/profileRegistry/D__data_profiles_installations_profiles-ide_eclipse.profile/

Re: [equinox-dev] [p2] How to use director/mirror app against an RCP as p2 repo

2017-06-27 Thread Mickael Istria
I didn't try that, but I don't think it fits my use-case well (EPP uses mirror application with iu queries). I've tried another path: https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=518813 and managed to easily write a patch it Tycho to get it working and usable in EPP. I suggest we continue the