On 05/03/2017 10:52 AM, Dan Book wrote:
On Wed, May 3, 2017 at 12:38 PM, Adam Williamson
> On Wed, 2017-05-03 at 00:56 +0000, Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek wrote:
>> On Tue, May 02, 2017 at 10:45:12AM +0200, Germano Massullo wrote:
>>> As torrents seeder of certain Fedora spins, I would like to share some
>>> upload statistics:
>>> 47.81 GB Fedora 25 KDE x86_64
>>> 29.40 GB Fedora 25 KDE i386
>>> 24.14 GB Fedora 25 Xfce i386
>>> 21.96 GB Fedora 25 Xfce x86_64
>>> 20.09 GB Fedora 25 LXDE x86_64
>>> 19.45 GB Fedora 25 LXDE i386
>>> Torrents have been added on 25 November 2016
>> Very interesting. It seems i386 is holding strong, on par with amd64
>> for Xfce and LXDE.
> Can't conclude that from a single seeder, as we're missing information
> on *how many seeders there are* for each torrent. For instance, if only
> one or two people bother to seed i386, but 10-20 people are seeding
> x86_64, then if all seeders have the same upload total for each
> torrent, x86_64 would have 10x the total transfer volume...
It is a rather small sample size to draw any conclusion in any case. The
majority of spin downloads are from the static file servers these days.
If anyone feels the pull of playing with statistics, our torrent server
does dump them out, and you can find them at:
But yes, I think the vast majority of downloads these days are direct
downloads from the mirror network.