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On Friday 04 May 2007 03:44:06 Robin H. Johnson wrote:
> 3.7G livedvd-amd64-installer-2007.0/
> 3.8G livedvd-i686-installer-2007.0/
> If you're interested in direct BitTorrent seeding (esp. for the above
> two, even if you aren't seeding anything else), please give me a shout
> so that I can arrange to get them to you.
I am interested in seeding the new DVD images, although not at the 50 Mbps you
mentioned in your posting. But a few Mbps might help as well, I guess ...
> For part two of the HTTP-seeding (eg making the BT clients actually use
> the mirrors), I'd like to know which of the experimental mirrors are
> interested in being used for HTTP seeding.
> Your webservers will need to support HTTP Range requests for this to
> work. The BitTorrent clients will send range requests for 32K..256K
> blocks (powers of two only).
Assuming that a vanilla Apache 2.0 supports range requests (which it does,
AFAIK), I would like to volunteer for that as well.
Just contact me with the details about how to get the files and what
information you need.
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