[tor-mirrors] Type in "running a mirror" webpage

Andrew Lewman andrew at torproject.is
Sun Sep 2 21:15:18 UTC 2012

On Fri, 31 Aug 2012 16:26:36 +0200
Jordi Espasa Clofent <jespasac at minibofh.org> wrote:
> In https://www.torproject.org/docs/running-a-mirror.html.en says:
> "The Tor website and distribution directory currently require 5.0 GB
> of disk space."
> Well...
> mb# du -sh /usr/local/www/apache22/data/* | grep tor-mirror
> 6.7G	/usr/local/www/apache22/data/tor-mirror
> That's 6,7 not 5; so almost 2GB more.
> Nowadays it could seems a stupid difference, but if you're running a 
> tiny VPS (as I do, just 20GB of disk) it matters. A lot.
> We should fix that incorrect info in the mentioned page ASAP. If not 
> more than one volunteer could have a nasty surprise.

It fluctuates in reality. We try to keep only the current version in
dist/. However, there is a period when more than one version of the
bundles may exist. Right now is one of those periods.

I've updated the page just the same.

pgp 0x6B4D6475

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