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Re: Fake Emails about Emergency Security Update

It would be great to have some kind of control.

If I am sitting in San Jose, California, I done want my machine to choose a
site in the UK (otherside of the world).

Perhaps a list could appear when you do up2date --configure and you choose the
sites you want to download from.


--- William Hooper <whooperhsd gmail com> wrote:

> On Tue, 26 Oct 2004 10:14:58 -0700 (PDT), James Harrison
> <jamesaharrisonuk yahoo co uk> wrote:
> > 
> > If you dont use the Redhat site and/or Redhat recommended mirrors to
> update
> > your machine then there is a risk.
> > 
> > Could up2date or yum check against a list of recommended sites stored at
> > Redhat (downloaded when they are run each time) and a warning message
> appears
> > if the update site URL is not a recommended one?
> Why not just use the existing functionality of getting the list of
> mirrors and randomly selecting one?
> -- 
> William Hooper
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