Re: status of Debian mirror natasha.stmarytx.edu ?
On Fri, Jan 12, 2007 at 06:48:32PM -0600, John Currey wrote:
> Natasha (the 5th) lives again. New hardware and 1.4 TB of disk space.
Which server do you mirror from ?
I need this info to add your mirror in the list.
> rsync currently running but no DVD and CD images are available yet.
> will be /debian-cd in N months.
> The campus should have 100mbps bandwidth by spring break (current is
> only 50), and a has a per connection bandwidth limits.
> Q. Is this too small a pipe for a full mirror?
> We locally use a few of the archs: i386, amd64, hppa, arm, hurd. sparc
> in order of usage. I could drop some to reduce the rsync time
> and improve the bandwidth ratio (Bw amount used to sync versus that
That's up to you, we don't know your internal usage statistics.
for the general statistics, see http://popcon.debian.org
If you consider that several users per architecture use your mirror
daily, it's worth.
> Q. Is the mod_cband a bad idea for a debian mirror
> from either a political point of view or a technical one?
See the reply of Josip Rodin.