[tor-dev] Questions regarding the future of families

Moritz Bartl moritz at torservers.net
Sun Mar 6 01:22:50 UTC 2016


Maybe this is better taken to tor-relays.

On 03/05/2016 10:31 PM, Brian "redbeard" Harrington wrote:
> "Lets say you are about to deploy 100 relays within the next week." -
>  Take this an order of magnitude greater and we're on the right track
> with the correct scale.  It is a regular occurrence for our users to
> deploy 500 to 5000 nodes at a time.

Interesting. What is the use case for doing that? And why would you want
to apply the same strategy to Tor relays? There are about 7000 relays in
total, with over 1000 of them (almost 40% of the capacity) at only three


Moritz Bartl

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