Here are few questions you might want to ask about the ‘Debian Mirror’ platform
- What is Debian Mirror?
Debian mirror is the Debian server that is built to help debian community users to download and update Debian packages as fast as possible.
- When was ‘Debian Mirror’ introduced in Rwanda
The Debian Mirror was introduced in Rwanda on 13th March 2019.
- Why is RICTA encouraging Rwandans to use Debian Mirror?
RICTA is encouraging Rwandans to use the debian mirror as downloading from a local server (Debian Mirror) which provides unmatchable latency, reliability and speed
- Client configurations.
To access and use RICTA Debian mirror, edit this file in your Debian server /etc/apt/sources.list and add these lines below then comment other lines.
deb http://debianmirror.ricta.org.rw/debian unstable main
deb-src http://debianmirror.ricta.org.rw/debian/ unstable main
deb http://debianmirror.ricta.org.rw/debian stable main