Re: Regarding GSoC
On Mon, 8 Mar 2010, Sukhbir Singh wrote:
I am interested in participating in Google Summer of Code this year and
have a project that pertains to the distribution of Debian over
BitTorrent.This is somewhat a solution to the problem posted on the Idea
List page (
I had written a technical paper about it, which explains in detail as to
how content distribution can be maximized in a BitTorrent download.
I won't say that it would be the solution to all your distribution
problems, but yes - if implemented, Debian would be able to reduce some
of the downtime/ congestion it suffers when using BitTorrent CDN.
If any mentor is interested, I can send over the paper; it has the idea
explained in detail. After that, we can proceed accordingly.
That sounds cool. Can you email a link to the paper to this list? You
might also check with the debian-mirrors list to see if people there find
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