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authorintrigeri <>2015-12-13 14:48:22 +0000
committerintrigeri <>2015-12-13 14:48:22 +0000
commit5bd08d862674cafa97bfb5068cdac95568b3990c (patch)
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Freezable APT repo: did some more work.
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@@ -41,7 +41,7 @@ little value.
b. **done** snapshot these mirrors every time they're updated
c. **done** decide how many reprepro instances we want/have to split all
this among
- d. mirror relevant suites of deb.tails.b.o as well
+ d. **done** mirror relevant suites of deb.tails.b.o as well
d. publish the snapshots over HTTP
e. try using such snapshots for building an ISO
e. publish the snapshots' serial: a file is updated, now needs to
@@ -362,10 +362,6 @@ dedicated to taking snapshots of the regular Debian archive, assuming
other mirrored archives such as security.d.o, deb.tpo, etc. each go to
their own reprepro instance.
-XXX: do estimates and initial experiments for other archives as well:
-security.d.o is not that small, and deb.tpo may trigger special cases
-we've not thought of.
XXX: the more we split between multiple instances of reprepro, the
smaller and more manageable its database becomes. But it implies some
disk space waste due to duplicated files, and some bandwidth waste to
@@ -394,6 +390,12 @@ when we'll delete it via garbage collection.
⇒ 56 * N = 56 * 10 = 560
+Number of distributions for other archives:
+- debian-security: 3 (oldstable, stable, testing)
+- tails: 3 (stable, testing, devel)
+- torproject: 5 (oldstable, stable, testing, unstable, obfs4proxy)
#### Garbage collection
Simply cloning an existing Wheezy/i386/main "distribution" adds 100MB