Re: DPLs : what do you think about ...
Jason Gunthorpe wrote:
> Actually it is.. carrying 3 full dists takes alot of space. Right now the
> archive is over 6.4G and growing, once we release slink that will fall by
> several gig and then slowly grow again. If potato didn't exist then we
> would be not be growing right now. hamm was especially bad with the long
> freeze time, for slink we got two shiny new 18G disks! Fortunately this
> won't be a problem for the forseeable future, we have some 50G of online
> storage with another 18G soon..
> Mirrors are always free to not carry potato or to drop hamm depending on
> their local circumstances.
Oh, I was just thinking about mirror hits, I think that might have been the
context I was replying to. As you say, mirrors can avoid being hit by
unstable by simply not mirroring it.
see shy jo