Gentoo Archives: gentoo-admin

From: Mark Guertin <gerk@g.o>
To: Lotas T Smartman <webmaster@××××××××××××××.net>, admin@g.o
Subject: Re: [Gentoo-admin] bandwidth?
Date: Sun, 03 Nov 2002 09:16:13
In Reply to: [Gentoo-admin] bandwidth? by Lotas T Smartman
Hi THere

Typically you will need at least a T1 bandwidth to be an 'official' Gentoo 
rsync mirror.  :(


On November 3, 2002 10:04 am, Lotas T Smartman wrote:
> Im on a 512k down 128k up Cable modem, and im just wondering how much > bandwidth does a portage server need? I saw the space requierments, but > nothing about bandwidth. Im living in Ireland and im connected to NTL. > Server info is at, so if you need > info about it, check it there. If i run a server, does it have to have a > static IP? mine is fairly static. only changes when i take the server > down for more then an hour. > So, if you have any ideas of how much bandwidth is needed, tell us and > ill see what i can do for ya. im running an internal one now. all i have > to do is open a firewall port! > Lotas > > >