How to add a new oVirt mirror

  • Email the admin of the mirror site:

    Hi ADMIN NAME,
    We are really excited that you decided to contribute to the oVirt project.
    To add you as a mirror site I will need the following details:
    1) The IP address from which you will access our site.
    2) Your public ssh key.
    3) The email/organization which you want to be published in our wiki page.
    Thanks,
    YOUR NAME
    
  • Once he replies, Email servicedesk_redhat_dot_com:

    Hi,
    Please allow access from <mirror ip> to resources.ovirt.org(66.187.230.28) port 22(SSH)
    
  • Create a new patch with the public ssh-key in infra-puppet repository, see this for reference.

  • Once the patch is merged and the ip is whitelisted, ask the mirror admin to test it by running the following command:

    rsync -rltHvvP mirror@resources.ovirt.org:/var/www/html his/mirror/path
    
  • If everything goes well the new mirror rsync logs will appear at: resources.ovirt.org:/var/log/mirrors

After a few days that everything is running well do the following: