[bittorrent] Sharing Large Data Files
john at metalab.unc.edu
Wed May 4 14:00:45 EDT 2005
The lors, ibp, and loci tools have been around for a few years. I've
never figured out why it hasn't caught on. It's probably the lack of
plugin-based or gui client-side tools. We ran an ibp depot for a while,
and it worked pretty well.
It's also closely related to planet lab. http://www.planet-lab.org/
On Wed, 2005-05-04 at 17:50 +0000, larytet.8708132 at bloglines.com wrote:
> Unfortunately, when folks move files using traditional tools, they don't
> tend to get very good network throughput, even over well-engineered, high-capacity,
> lightly loaded networks like Internet2's Abilene.
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