By "box," what exactly are we talking about. Just a desktop? If so, I think
I can supply one on behalf of Fedora for use at SCALE.
2010/10/24 Scott Williams <vwfoxguru(a)gmail.com>
They were wanting to have something on site for the LAN. Last year the
network was very overtaxed so they wanted local mirrors rather than everyone
hitting outside mirrors. Ideally either we can bring a box to act as a
server during the event or we could upload a somewhat recent mirror sync to
their server prior to the event.
On 10/24/2010 02:19 AM, Christopher Hawker wrote:
I work with a web hosting company, I can talk to them about running a
global mirror for the new Fedora 14 images, if you believe it is beneficial.
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On Sun, Oct 24, 2010 at 7:58 PM, Scott Williams <vwfoxguru(a)gmail.com>wrote:
> On 10/23/2010 11:03 PM, Scott Williams wrote:
> > We have a request from SCaLE:
> > "we're looking to provide a distro. mirror on site during the show, do
> > you think Fedora as a group would be able to provide a machine, NAS
> > device or media (DVDs, USB, etc.)?"
> > A Fedora 14 DVD/USB would suffice, but for the sake of a mirror this
> > is not an ideal medium. Would we be able to bring a dedicated box to
> > serve Fedora mirrors on LAN at the event?
> > ~Scott Williams (vwbusguy)
> Actually, looks like they will have a server. I (or someone) could
> rsync ahead of time and upload the mirror contents when we get there.
> ~Scott (vwbusguy)
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