[BitTorrent] An alternative "super-seed" mode

Mike Ravkine krypt at mountaincable.net
Sun Jan 30 10:23:06 EST 2005


Uhhh... how about.. No?

If you're receiving less pieces then someone else, it's because you're 
sending SLOWER then them, and everyone is (rightfully) sending to him 
and not to you.  He has more upload capacity, so he gets to download the 
file first. 

Nick's observation is totally correct..you're favoring peers that don't 
contribute to the swarm.

--kRYPT

Jesus Cea wrote:

>By definition, if a peer is receiving less pieces that other, is 
>because, it is sending faster to the other.
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