[CentOS] Torrent sharing question

John Bowden j-alan at btconnect.com
Fri Jun 27 20:16:01 UTC 2008

On Friday 27 June 2008 16:00:44 Karanbir Singh wrote:
> John Bowden wrote:
> > Hi Folks.
> > Just a quick question. I have been sharing CenOS 5.0 and 5.1 since I down
> > loaded them. Now we are on to 5.2 is it still worth sharing them or can I
> > archive them to DVD and save some hard drive space?
> > Regards John
> We normally drop the torrents from the tracker around the time a new
> version is released so you should as well. Do you even see any traffic
> on these older torrents ?
> By the way,  I think we ( as a community ) should strongly discurage
> people from installing older software specially since the older stuff
> now has known and published widely bug's and potentially remote security
> issues. Ofcourse there are people who will, due to whatever reason,
> still want to get out there and install an older version - they are
> welcome to use the vault.centos.org machines.
> - KB
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Ok I will archive them in the morning and save some space.

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