is offline?

Seb seb at
Sat Sep 23 10:52:55 UTC 2017

On Saturday, 23 September 2017 at 10:32:45 UTC, Bogdan wrote:
> On Friday, 22 September 2017 at 22:13:20 UTC, Seb wrote:
>> On Friday, 22 September 2017 at 08:14:43 UTC, Szabo Bogdan 
>> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> Is there a reason why is offline?
>>> Thanks,
>>> Bogdan
>> It's an ongoing process to make the registry more reliable.
>> However, since a couple of months we run multiple mirrors.
>> At the moment there is:
>> (EU)
>> (US)
>> (Heroku, US)
>> - You can run one yourself with --mirror
>> - The next DUB release will contain default fallbacks to these 
>> mirrors
> Awesome!
> This week I could not connect to on Wednesday 
> and Friday, I think... usually it was in the morning around 
> 10-11 AM GMT... But it happened to have some failing builds on 
> travis too, for the same reason.

FYI the progress so far has been:

There's still another one in the queue:

And since dub is shipped by DMD and LDC nowadays, we can skip the 
download from entirely on Travis and avoid another 
point of failure:

> It would be awesome if there would be a configuration that 
> allows you to select the default mirror.

You can already set multiple registries today with --registry 
(can be specified multiple times).

The mirroring is a separate feature, but there has been a short 
discussion about a potential syntax already:

Anyhow the idea is that with the next release of DUB (2017-11-01 
with 2.077) sensible default mirrors will be the default 
built-ins and especially the annoying Travis errors should 

Related issues about a global DUB configuration:

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