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PostPosted: Thu May 26, 2011 6:14 am    Post subject: Just an idea... Reply with quote

I noticed that Gentoo has a bittorrent tracker. I was thinking, what are the chances of having all files in the distfiles directory being shared/downloaded via P2P? It would probably lighten server loads a bit. Plus, I just like the whole community "feel" of P2P.
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PostPosted: Thu May 26, 2011 8:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Moved from Other Things Gentoo to Duplicate Threads, please see these topics:

Portage with p2p (specifically this post)
Would it be possible to use Bittorent style p2p with emerge?
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