Who can request packages? Any one can request packages to be mirrored. The Linux-Patching group will determine whether or not to mirror the package based upon the following criteria: size, difficulty to mirror, expected frequency of use by the community.
Who manages the service? Members of the CLAS Linux team and ITS Enterprise Infrastructure - Technical Platform Services team on a best effort basis.
Availability/patching window? The mirrors site may be unavailable between 1pm-5pm every other Monday for patching or other maintenance.
To request a package to be mirrored at http://mirrors.uiowa.edu/, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please forward the approved technology review for the title being requested.