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Month: May 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] Que Pasa Bro -- What be the Story Tim?

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Sun, 20 May 2012 13:31:34 -0500
> On 05/20/2012 01:05 AM, Timothy Pearson wrote:
>> Nothing serious on this end fortunately. :-)
>> The ISP that services the TDE server cluster had a localized equipment
>> failure, but instead of trying to fix the outage they decided to blame
>> the
>> customer (me).  This prolonged the outage significantly, even though in
>> the end it did turn out to be upstream ISP equipment failure.
>> I do apologize for the outage; as you are probably aware the TDE
>> services
>> can only utilize a single carrier due to the long-term contractual
>> expense
>> of bringing out a redundant service provider to the server location.
>> Tim
> Have we approached any of the high-bandwidth Universities or OpenSource
> outfits
> to see if they would be willing to provide mirror services?  I see so many
> run-of-the-mill projects that have mirror services all over the world. It
> sure
> seems like a favorable project like TDE would be a prime candidate to be
> accepted and helped by some of these institutions.


We do mirror most of our static binary content on a worldwide mirror
system.  However, most of the TDE services are dynamic (GIT, Wiki, mailing
lists, searchable documentation, IRC, bugtracker, patch lists, etc.) and
therefore cannot (easily/safely) be mirrored.

Good idea though!