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From: "Philip M. White" <pmw@××××.org>
To: gentoo-mirrors@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-mirrors] Gentoo Linux 2007.0 and BitTorrent
Date: Wed, 04 Jul 2007 01:31:35
In Reply to: [gentoo-mirrors] Gentoo Linux 2007.0 and BitTorrent by "Robin H. Johnson"
On Thu, May 03, 2007 at 06:44:06PM -0700, Robin H. Johnson wrote:
> So now stuff on BitTorrent for the 2007.0 release. > > There's two portions to this email, firstly stuff distributed by > BitTorrent only, and then everything else. > > We have 94 torrents in total, 2 of which are only media that is only > being distributed by BitTorrent. > > We needs seeds for all of it, but the bittorrent-only stuff more than > the rest. I have one sponsor offering 50Mbit * 2 weeks for seeding > everything so far. > > In terms of basic structure, there is a .torrent for every .tar.bz2 or > .iso in releases or experimental, containing the core file, plus it's > DIGESTS, signature, and CONTENTS files. > > BitTorrent-only: > 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've recently received permission from the network administration of my mirror to run a BitTorrent client. Where can I get these torrents (other than downloading them off the web one-by-one)? -- Philip


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Re: [gentoo-mirrors] Gentoo Linux 2007.0 and BitTorrent "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>