a/s/l?

Scott Taggart scott_t at freebsd-uk.eu.org
Mon Jun 18 17:16:27 BST 2001


On Mon, 18 Jun 2001, Paul Richards wrote:

> --On Monday, June 18, 2001 17:04:00 +0100 Brian Somers <brian at Awfulhak.org>
> wrote:
> 
> >> I'm more than willing to provide web and sql hosting for this project in
> >> my company for free... but for this project only... I'm not accounting
> >> manager and I can't afford to be giving space away to all users
> >> unfortunately :) as much as I'd like to... But yea, I'm happy to provide
> >> web hosting/sql hosting and basically any other reasonable services on a
> >> fast connection for the project... whether it's needed or not, i don't
> >> know but feel free to come to me if you are looking for somewhere :)
> >> 
> >> (I run speedhosting.org btw... incase your wondering :))
> > 
> > Thanks for your offer, it is appreciated.  As it happens, 
> > storm.FreeBSD.org.uk was set up specifically with this sort of thing 
> > in mind a few years ago, so we're aiming at pointing things there.
> > 
> > I hate not taking advantage of any resources offered though... it may 
> > be worth mirroring the site at your site and sharing the load.  Would 
> > you be interested in that ?
> 
> Mirroring this site will pose some interesting technical problems because
> it's database backed.
> 
> I'm sure we'd up to that challenge though :-)
> 
> Paul.
> 
> 
> 
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Sure, i'm happy to help out in any way I can... including get over the
technical problems... may I just suggest a sql DB dump... an upload via
scp then a periodic (maybe crontab) insertion of the dump into the mirror
db :)

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