The mirrors of the OSRF repository may provide a faster access for the users who are geographically closer to the mirror or be used as a backup if the main repository is down.
Creating a Mirror
In order to create a mirror of OSRF repository, a simple use of apt-mirror is enough to have it working.
If you plan on hosting ROS and OSRF mirrors, the best way is to use the ros-infraestructure repository.
- Administrator: Roberto Calvo, Jose Maria Cañas.
- URL: http://apt-mirror.jderobot.org/osrf-gazebo/ubuntu/
- source.list: deb http://apt-mirror.jderobot.org/osrf-gazebo/ubuntu/ main