[tor-commits] [tech-reports/master] Update bridge-scaling report to new style.

karsten at torproject.org karsten at torproject.org
Tue Aug 7 18:35:09 UTC 2012

commit 1b501533ea9a17e8ac752a516f48c23f7e95572c
Author: Karsten Loesing <karsten.loesing at gmx.net>
Date:   Tue Aug 7 19:43:34 2012 +0200

    Update bridge-scaling report to new style.
 2012/bridge-scaling/bridge-scaling.tex |   21 +++++++++++----------
 2012/bridge-scaling/tortechrep.cls     |    1 +
 2 files changed, 12 insertions(+), 10 deletions(-)

diff --git a/2012/bridge-scaling/bridge-scaling.tex b/2012/bridge-scaling/bridge-scaling.tex
index 6da0964..20a577c 100644
--- a/2012/bridge-scaling/bridge-scaling.tex
+++ b/2012/bridge-scaling/bridge-scaling.tex
@@ -1,12 +1,13 @@
-\title{What if the Tor network had 50,000 bridges?}
-\author{Karsten Loesing\\{\tt karsten at torproject.org}}
+\title{What if the Tor network had 50,000 bridges?}
+\author{Karsten Loesing}
+\contact{karsten at torproject.org}
+\date{March 9, 2012}
@@ -14,7 +15,7 @@
 The current bridge infrastructure relies on a central bridge authority to
 collect, distribute, and publish bridge relay descriptors.
 There are currently 1,000 bridges running in the Tor network.\footnote{%
 We believe the current infrastructure can handle up to 10,000 bridges.
 Potential performance bottlenecks include:
@@ -51,7 +52,7 @@ descriptors with fixed references to disk.
 Figure~\ref{fig:bridgescaling} shows the results.
 \caption{Results from load-testing BridgeDB and metrics-db}
@@ -67,7 +68,7 @@ hosts.
 These tarballs have substantial overlap.
 If we have tens of thousands of descriptors, we would want to get smarter
 at sending diffs over to BridgeDB and metrics-db.\footnote{See comment at
 The middle graph shows how long BridgeDB takes to load descriptors from a
@@ -107,7 +108,7 @@ increase in bridges?
 Tonga still does a reachability test on each bridge every 21~minutes or so.
 Eventually the number of TLS handshakes it's doing will overwhelm its
 We're not sure how to test such a setting, or at least without running 50K
 bridges in a private network.
diff --git a/2012/bridge-scaling/tortechrep.cls b/2012/bridge-scaling/tortechrep.cls
new file mode 120000
index 0000000..4c24db2
--- /dev/null
+++ b/2012/bridge-scaling/tortechrep.cls
@@ -0,0 +1 @@
\ No newline at end of file

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