[Catalog-sig] [Distutils] Prototype setuptools-specific PyPI index.
jim at zope.com
Fri Jul 20 15:42:37 CEST 2007
On Jul 20, 2007, at 7:52 AM, Christian Theune wrote:
> Am Freitag, den 20.07.2007, 07:48 -0400 schrieb Jim Fulton:
>> On Jul 20, 2007, at 6:02 AM, Christian Theune wrote:
>>> I'd be happy to support mirroring once all this is sorted out/ I can
>>> offer a server in Germany/Europe.
>> If we decide that mirrors would be a good idea, it will be important,
>> imo, to select mirror sites bases on their connectivity. The goal of
>> the mirrors should be to try to give people options with short
>> network distances.
> Right, however, do you have any specific parameters that can be
> in mind?
I'm not enough of a network expert. Hopefully, someone more
knowledgeable will make a suggestion. BTW, with the current PyPI
performance, I'm guessing we could have 10s of mirrors poll once a
minute without affecting other users.
> (Our server is reasonably well connected, reachable with about 5 hops
> from within Germany with latency around 40ms on a DSL line. Multiple
> GBit lines to the hosting center.)
I didn't mean to suggest that you weren't well connected.
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