Software Management call for RFEs

seth vidal skvidal at
Wed May 29 13:13:22 UTC 2013

On Wed, 29 May 2013 11:52:04 +0100
"Richard W.M. Jones" <rjones at> wrote:

> Also do we know how many mirrors support byte ranges?
> We could go all the way and have a relatively large uncompressed
> database stored on the mirrors, but have the client only access small
> byte ranges from it.

We used to use byte-ranges but what we discovered is how many proxies
do NOT support byte-ranges and how quickly that falls apart. 


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