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On Wed, 23 Jan 2008, Greg Cornell wrote:
> Hi Robin,
> We should have space for both new items.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Robin H. Johnson [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
>> Sent: Tuesday, January 22, 2008 11:34 AM
>> To: email@example.com
>> Subject: [gentoo-mirrors] /experimental size planning
>> Hi folks,
>> This is sounding the waters for some releng plans.
>> First of all, /experimental/beta/. This would be a beta release of
>> every arch, some time before the final release was made. Presently
>> estimated about the same size as a release (2006.1 was 11.8Gb, 2007.0
>> was 10.3Gb, 2008.0 is estimated around the same 10Gb mark).
>> You'd be welcome to exclude it if you didn't want it on your mirror.
>> Second is a bit of a pie-in-the-sky thing, but it's going to be a DVD
>> image and a bunch of related tarballs. Also under /experimental
>> somewhere, for another ~4.5Gb.
>> On sizes for /releases, /releases is going to be shrinking another 3Gb
>> or so, as the last arches lose their 2006.0 stuff when 2008.0 is close
>> at hand.
>> Robin Hugh Johnson
>> Gentoo Linux Developer & Infra Guy
>> E-Mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
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