[tex-live] hdd space (was: TL2004: Technical problems and testing)

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Mon May 10 09:57:16 CEST 2004

At 18:12 08/05/2004, Martin Schröder wrote:
>On 2004-05-06 21:07:49 -0400, Karl Berry wrote:
> > As is well known, uk-ctan does not currently have the disk space to
> > store any TL test images, and I doubt all the mirrors would want many
> > gigabytes of test images either.  So I don't think it can be distributed
> > via the regular CTAN mechanisms.
>I didn't know that. But hdd space is cheap nowadays; surely adding
>another disc is possible? We were more concerned with transfer

Wasn't harrald going to look into this? He saw some options to use 
repositories at locations where that amount of trafic (downloading iso's) 
would be consdered noise ...


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