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From: Vladimir Brik <no.hope@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-mirrors@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-mirrors] /experimental size planning
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2008 17:31:48
In Reply to: [gentoo-mirrors] /experimental size planning by "Robin H. Johnson"
Disk is cheap.

Robin H. Johnson wrote:
> 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. > Yay/Nay? > > 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. > >
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