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From: "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>
To: gentoo-project@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-project] RFC: Dropping rsync as a tree distribution method
Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:06:22
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-project] RFC: Dropping rsync as a tree distribution method by Georgy Yakovlev
1 On Mon, Dec 17, 2018 at 07:57:21PM -0800, Georgy Yakovlev wrote:
2 > > Would I be correct to say they won't need github if they use infra's
3 > > own native anongit server?
4 > I'm guessing, but probably infra server is not supposed to handle load from
5 > all the users and will temporarily ban if one tries to sync more than several
6 > times per day (like rsync master does). But don't quote me on that, better ask
7 > infra.
8 is already 3 servers, depending where in the world
9 you are.
11 It would continue to scale: possibly selectively (some instances only
12 having a subset of repos).
14 Beyond that, I could also see offering pre-built git-bundle outputs as
15 snapshot points, specifically because they can be mirrored as static
16 files by HTTP systems.
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19 Robin Hugh Johnson
20 Gentoo Linux: Dev, Infra Lead, Foundation Treasurer
21 E-Mail : robbat2@g.o
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