[Support-mirrors] Re: Lowering the size threshold on mirrored files

Tom Copeland tom at infoether.com
Tue Apr 19 09:10:00 EDT 2005


On Thu, 2005-04-14 at 09:17 -0400, Tom Copeland wrote:
> Hi fellas -
> 
> Right now files on RubyForge bigger than 2 MB are being mirrored.  If
> you guys don't mind, I'd like to lower that threshold to 1 MB.  That
> would mean that some pretty popular releases - FXRuby, WxRuby, and
> Cerise, among others - would get mirrored out, so RubyForge would get
> faster and everyone would be happy. 
> 
> I ran a database query and it would take up an additional 100 MB or so
> on your servers, which would get you up to around 600 MB, more or less.
> 
> Any thoughts/objections?

OK, everybody's OK with this, so I've lowered the threshold to 1 MB and
the files are getting sync'd out even now.  Thanks!

Yours,

Tom




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