[Support-mirrors] Mirroring without hosting?
tom at infoether.com
Wed Oct 11 16:20:59 EDT 2006
> We'd like to have a local mirror of the gems for situations
> where rubyforge is down. However, we don't have the
> bandwidth available to be a public server. Is it still
> possible for us to rsync the files down, even if we don't
> host them?
Hi Chad -
Hm, Dennis, what do you think?
> We might even consider being a public mirror if
> the bandwidth requirement wasn't quite as high (we may have
> 100-200 gig free if we know it won't go over that much).
We could set things up so that you're only a RubyGems mirror; the load
there is far lighter than for a files mirror. And we can always
throttle usage if it's too high...
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