new porstnap mirror
brooks at freebsd.org
Fri Dec 11 16:51:33 UTC 2009
On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 04:35:10PM +0100, Juraj Lutter wrote:
> Dimitar Vasilev wrote:
>> I'm located in Bulgaria and to be honest one user asked.
>> So far my regular patients are a news agency, 2-3 private hospitals, some
>> Turkish government servers, 2-3 telcos
>> and the regular FBSD bunch - 100-200 local people plus the various stray
>> bunch from around the world.
>> We will see how it goes.
> Just my $0.02, I often install machines in local offices connected via
> 1-to-2 Mbps ADSL lines and fetching snapshot at speed like 100kB/s is not
> really good to look at ;-)
On an internal network it's possible to have a single machine do the
fetch and then share /var/db/portsnap via read-only nfs. This will be
much more bandwidth efficent than maintaining an actual mirror.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 187 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-hubs/attachments/20091211/90d2bd22/attachment.pgp
More information about the freebsd-hubs