[BitTorrent] Bittorrent as a large-scale software distribution system

Jesus Cea Avion jcea at argo.es
Mon Jun 7 11:51:44 EDT 2004


> I think this is unreasonable. This would require a change in *all*
> clients, those who do not care won't bother implementing it and
> destroy the value of the idea. Second, this requires all clients to
> have a BGP feed, which will be difficult for most people to obtain
> (not to mention this will eat precious bandwidth elsewhere).

I was thinking about limiten that knowledge to the peers in "mirror"
sites. The idea is that each "mirror" site serves only "near" peers.

Usual clients are not affected in any way.

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