Subject: Re: 1.6.2 and 2.0 restore CDs
To: Janko Knops <email@example.com>
From: Andy Ruhl <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/05/2005 07:47:54
On Sat, 5 Mar 2005 15:43:26 +0100, Janko Knops <email@example.com> wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Michael Bramley" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: <email@example.com>
> Cc: "Alex Pelts" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Saturday, March 05, 2005 1:53 PM
> Subject: Re: 1.6.2 and 2.0 restore CDs
> > On 5/3/05 12:07 am, "Alex Pelts" <email@example.com> wrote:
> >> Thanks to all, who replied. I need to go to a customer site now, but in
> >> the evening I will bring the whole thing online.
> >> I plan to host http server + torrents. My upstream bandwidth is very
> >> limited - 384Kbps so don't expect highs speeds on http downloads. I will
> >> contact people who offered to host the images with url to get them.
> >> For the people who wants to keep bittorrent up I will post message in to
> >> this ml with the tracker location.
> >> For people who is interested image sizes are:
> >> 93547544 Mar 4 13:38 image-162.iso.gz
> >> 140666560 Mar 4 14:03 image-20.iso.gz
> >> Please note that both CDs are untested and someone will need to test
> >> them and post a message if they work or not. I would, but I dont have a
> >> spare qube or hard drive handy.
> >> I have plans to describe the procedure and post it in this ml. It is
> >> very simple and if it works anyone would be able to do this.
> >> Thanks to everyone participating. And thanks to Dennis Chernoivanov for
> >> creating Restore CD in the first place.
> >> Alex.
> > Alex
> > I can host via bit torrent for a few days, probably a week, however when I
> > get my Qube II up and running again (about 6 weeks away) I'd be able to
> > host
> > via FTP, Wired & HXD
> > Cheers
> > Mick Bramley
> > Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm
> > not
> > sure about the former.
> > Albert Einstein 1879 -1955
> I can also host via ftp if you still need some more places ( have about 63
> kb/s upload as soon as my isp stops crapping around ) and can run it 24 / 7
> on my qube
The torrents are out there, we'll just have to wait to see if Alex
wants to make the torrent seeds public.
I've never been a primary seed or hosted something via torrent, but if
I should I'll try to figure it out.
Torrents really are the best way to distribute, but it is kind of
those who have offered dedicated hosting.