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2<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/source_mirrors.xml,v 1.31 2006/10/17 14:23:30 neysx Exp $ --> 2<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/source_mirrors.xml,v 1.41 2012/05/08 07:44:11 nightmorph Exp $ -->
3<!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd"> 3<!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd">
4 4
5<guide link="/doc/en/source_mirrors.xml"> 5<guide>
6 6
7<title>Gentoo Linux Source Mirrors Policy</title> 7<title>Gentoo Linux Source Mirrors Policy</title>
8 8
9<author title="Author"> 9<author title="Author">
10 <mail link="klieber@gentoo.org">Kurt Lieber</mail> 10 <mail link="klieber@gentoo.org">Kurt Lieber</mail>
15<author title="Editor"> 15<author title="Editor">
16 <mail link="bennyc@gentoo.org">Benny Chuang</mail> 16 <mail link="bennyc@gentoo.org">Benny Chuang</mail>
17</author> 17</author>
18<author title="Editor"> 18<author title="Editor">
19 <mail link="jforman@gentoo.org">Jeffrey Forman</mail> 19 <mail link="jforman@gentoo.org">Jeffrey Forman</mail>
20</author>
21<author title="Editor">
22 <mail link="robbat2@gentoo.org">Robin H. Johnson</mail>
23</author>
24<author title="Editor">
25 <mail link="fox2mike@gentoo.org">Shyam Mani</mail>
20</author> 26</author>
21 27
22<abstract> 28<abstract>
23This document explains the requirements for source mirrors. 29This document explains the requirements for source mirrors.
24</abstract> 30</abstract>
25 31
26<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license --> 32<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
27<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 --> 33<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 -->
28<license/> 34<license/>
29<version>1.8</version> 35<version>2</version>
30<date>2006-10-17</date> 36<date>2012-05-07</date>
31 37
32<chapter> 38<chapter>
33<title>Requirements</title> 39<title>Requirements</title>
34<section> 40<section>
35<title>Minimum Bandwidth</title> 41<title>Minimum Bandwidth</title>
47<title>Minimum Disk Space</title> 53<title>Minimum Disk Space</title>
48<body> 54<body>
49 55
50<p> 56<p>
51The space requirements depend on whether you choose to run a "Full" mirror or a 57The space requirements depend on whether you choose to run a "Full" mirror or a
52"Distfiles only" mirror. Full mirrors require 90 GB of disk space. Distfiles 58"Distfiles only" mirror. Full mirrors require 240 GB of disk space. Distfiles
53only mirrors require 50 GB of space. 59only mirrors require 150 GB of space.
54</p> 60</p>
55 61
56</body> 62</body>
57</section> 63</section>
58<section> 64<section>
59<title>Minimum User Count</title> 65<title>Minimum User Count</title>
60<body> 66<body>
61 67
62<p> 68<p>
63We ask that you support a minimum of 15 and preferrably 30 concurrent user 69We ask that you support a minimum of 15 and preferrably 30 or more concurrent
64connections. 70user connections.
65</p> 71</p>
66 72
67</body> 73</body>
68</section> 74</section>
69<section> 75<section>
83<body> 89<body>
84 90
85<p> 91<p>
86Your mirror may not be added immediately to our listing and given access to the 92Your mirror may not be added immediately to our listing and given access to the
87private distribution point. We add mirrors on an as-needed basis so as not to 93private distribution point. We add mirrors on an as-needed basis so as not to
88clutter up the listing, and to provide an adequate amount of high speed 94clutter up the listing, and to provide an adequate amount of high speed mirrors.
89mirrors. You are more than welcome to peek in #gentoo-mirrors on 95You are more than welcome to peek in <uri
90irc.freenode.org and chat up to see the status of your mirror being added to 96link="irc://irc.gentoo.org/gentoo-mirrors">#gentoo-mirrors</uri> on IRC and chat
91our official network. 97up to see the status of your mirror being added to our official network.
92</p> 98</p>
93 99
94</body> 100</body>
95</section> 101</section>
96</chapter> 102</chapter>
118Full mirrors must carry the following directories (plus any directories that 124Full mirrors must carry the following directories (plus any directories that
119get added in the future): 125get added in the future):
120</p> 126</p>
121 127
122<ul> 128<ul>
123 <li>/releases</li> 129 <li>/releases (60G)</li>
124 <li>/experimental</li> 130 <li>/experimental (10-20G)</li>
125 <li>/distfiles</li> 131 <li>/distfiles (160G)</li>
126 <li>/snapshots</li> 132 <li>/snapshots (1G)</li>
127 <li>/grp</li>
128</ul> 133</ul>
129 134
130<p> 135<p>
131Distfiles only mirrors need to carry the following directories: 136Distfiles only mirrors need to carry the following directories:
132</p> 137</p>
133 138
134<ul> 139<ul>
135 <li>/distfiles</li> 140 <li>/distfiles (160G)</li>
136 <li>/snapshots</li> 141 <li>/snapshots (1G)</li>
137</ul> 142</ul>
138 143
139<p> 144<p>
140We will then verify that the mirror exists and we can connect to it properly. 145We will then verify that the mirror exists and we can connect to it properly.
141Then, in the next 48-72 hours, we will determine if your mirror is syncing 146Then, in the next 2 weeks, we will determine if your mirror is syncing
142correctly and in accordance with this policy. 147correctly and in accordance with this policy.
143</p> 148</p>
144 149
145<p> 150<p>
146If all steps went smoothly, we will then add you to our list of <uri 151If all steps went smoothly, we will then add you to our list of <uri
147link="/main/en/mirrors.xml">download mirrors</uri> on the main web site. We 152link="/main/en/mirrors2.xml">download mirrors</uri> on the main web site. We
148will also send you the login information for our private master distfile mirror 153will also send you the login information for our private master distfile mirror
149which is only available to official Gentoo Linux source mirrors. 154which is only available to official Gentoo Linux source mirrors.
150</p> 155</p>
151 156
152<p> 157<p>

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