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@@ -56,6 +56,14 @@ Else, new versions are announced on:
HTTP
====
+<div class="note">
+
+<p>We cannot add more mirrors to our DNS pool at the moment because of a <a
+href="https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/11741">bug in the Tor
+resolver</a> that prevents us from having more than around 25 mirrors.</p>
+
+</div>
+
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
-(<tails@boum.org>, [[OpenPGP key|doc/about/openpgp_keys]]) and send us
+(<tails@boum.org>, [[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.