[CentOS] Don't forget to use torrents for your downloads!

Christopher Chan christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Thu Apr 2 02:55:08 UTC 2009


William L. Maltby wrote:
> For those who may forget, usin torrents to download and share the new
> images will get you faster downloads (if enough folks participate) if
> you have a "fat" pipe and alleviate the load on the CentOS servers.
>
> I have a "chubby" pipe (~ 1.2MB/sec) and got the stuff really quickly
> earlier today.
>
> If your torrent has distributed hash table capability, I suggest that
> you also use that feature.
>   
My torrent is not always happy. Nobody wants to make full use of my 
allocated 6MB upload bandwidth. So torrent away please.


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