Improving download infrastructure Phase 1


Our high volume download infrastructure is mirrored at several places + torrent network while homepage and forums aren't. Its essential to move those two segments to high availability infrastructure. Traffic volume for those hosts is low.

Linux VM, 30GB space (6GB = now), SSH access

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Lane Jennison
August 20, 2020, 3:05 AM

based on doc above. Phase I is complete!

so phase 2 next

Lane Jennison
July 20, 2020, 12:22 PM

Sorry I’ve kind of been posting about 2 or 3 topics on this story…

Document above was about dealing with mirrors for I added a bit more of an explanation at top, maybe that will help.

Igor Pecovnik
July 20, 2020, 8:08 AM

For the deployment part - i need another set of coffee to understand Not sure if I am following.

Igor Pecovnik
July 20, 2020, 8:04 AM

pwd deployed, its normal installation but to put it manually together its too much work. rsync + mysql dump/restore should do

Lane Jennison
July 20, 2020, 3:40 AM

my plan for

should be able to do this week…. we’ll be able too test by using host files, etc, cutover will hopefully be lean.




Lane Jennison


Igor Pecovnik