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@@ -56,6 +56,14 @@ Else, new versions are announced on:
+<div class="note">
+<p>We cannot add more mirrors to our DNS pool at the moment because of a <a
+href="">bug in the Tor
+resolver</a> that prevents us from having more than around 25 mirrors.</p>
To efficiently help Tails users downloading it over HTTP, one needs to
have sufficiently privileged access to a web server with decent
bandwidth: a domestic DSL connection won't help; neither will a shared
@@ -67,11 +75,13 @@ a normal day, and twice as much for a short period after each release.
So, it is a must to be able to push at least 2 [[!wikipedia TiB]]
a month, and preferably 3 or 4 TiB.
+You will also need around 5-10 GiB of disk space.
If you satisfy these practical requirements, please read on!
Else, please consider seeding Tails images over BitTorrent instead.
Before starting doing any real work on this topic, please get in touch
-(<>, [[OpenPGP key|doc/about/openpgp_keys]]) and send us
+(<>, [[OpenPGP key|doc/about/openpgp_keys#private]]) and send us
your OpenPGP public key, so that any further communication between us
can be properly encrypted and authenticated.