Bug #55856 broken mirror does redirects to other versions
Submitted: 9 Aug 2010 19:15 Modified: 10 Aug 2010 3:32
Reporter: Robin Johnson Email Updates:
Status: Closed Impact on me:
Category:MySQL Websites Severity:S3 (Non-critical)
Version: OS:Any
Assigned to: Adam Donnison CPU Architecture:Any
Tags: mirrors

[9 Aug 2010 19:15] Robin Johnson
# wget http://mysql.rediris.es/Downloads/MySQL-5.0/mysql-5.0.91.tar.gz
>>> Downloading 'http://mysql.rediris.es/Downloads/MySQL-5.0/mysql-5.0.91.tar.gz'
--2010-08-09 18:58:18--  http://mysql.rediris.es/Downloads/MySQL-5.0/mysql-5.0.91.tar.gz
Resolving mysql.rediris.es (mysql.rediris.es)...
Connecting to mysql.rediris.es (mysql.rediris.es)||:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 301 Moved Permanently
Location: http://mysql.rediris.es/Downloads/MySQL-5.0/mysql-5.0.90.tar.gz [following]
--2010-08-09 18:58:20--  http://mysql.rediris.es/Downloads/MySQL-5.0/mysql-5.0.90.tar.gz

How to repeat:
# wget http://mysql.rediris.es/Downloads/MySQL-5.0/mysql-5.0.91.tar.gz

Suggested fix:
Mirror should not do "fixes" of URLs. Either it should give 404 or the correct file for downloads.
[9 Aug 2010 21:17] Sveta Smirnova
Thank you for the report.

Verified as described: user gets 5.0.90 package instead of 5.0.91
[10 Aug 2010 3:32] Kristina Hadges
Mirror has been taken out of the mirror list and am sending the mirror owner a notice.