On Sat, 21 Jan 2012 00:49:58 -0600
Bruno Wolff III <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 20, 2012 at 16:23:10 -0700,
> Kevin Fenzi <email@example.com> wrote:
> > 1. Discontinue torrent seeding before F17 alpha.
> Some spins have not been advertised on the direct download pages (and
> to the best of my knowledge aren't mirrored). If torrents are not
> provided for these is there going to be a plan to get download links
> to them and have them mirrored? Is increasing the amount of stuff
> being mirrored going to cause a problem?
They are in fact mirrored and available for direct download.
They are not in the main Fedora sync collection, but are in the 'alt'
collection. Currently thats not as widely mirrored as our main content,
but it is mirrored. I see 8 mirrors currently up to date on that
> > 2. Discontinue torrent seeding, but generate "official" torrent
> > files for download so others in the community could seed if they
> > wished to.
> I don't think we want to do this. It will reflect badly on Fedora to
> have pointers to torrents where no one is seeding them. While the main
> spins will probably get someone to seed them, some of the less popular
> ones might not.
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