[TYPO3-core] Distribution infrastructure

Stefan Neufeind typo3.neufeind at speedpartner.de
Sun Mar 29 21:58:51 CEST 2015


there were CDN-plans under discussion, though I personally also think we
could pretty well deliver those downloads through the existing
infrastructure ourselves.

Regarding Sourceforge: I share your strange feelings with regards to
their download-injections etc. in recent times.


On 03/29/2015 09:10 PM, Markus Klein wrote:
> Dumb idea: Use bitbucket or github instead. ;-)
> Kind regards
> Markus
> ------------------------------------------------------------
> Markus Klein
> TYPO3 CMS Active Contributors Team Member
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: typo3-team-core-bounces at lists.typo3.org [mailto:typo3-team-core-
>> bounces at lists.typo3.org] On Behalf Of Jost Baron
>> Sent: Sunday, March 29, 2015 6:45 PM
>> To: typo3-team-core at lists.typo3.org
>> Subject: [TYPO3-core] Distribution infrastructure
>> Hi!
>> I have two concerns regarding the distribution of TYPO3 source code.
>> 1) It's not secured in any way, plain HTTP. And it is done via SourceForge,
>> which is known for inserting stuff into downloaders (see [1]). They probably
>> don't do it for TYPO3, but it's still worrying me.
>> It is of course a good idea to check the hash sums after downloads, but I
>> forget that more often than not.
>> 2) It's slow. Right now, I'm downloading the 6.2.11 core at 30 to 50 KB/s on a
>> server. Download rates at this level happen quite often recently.
>> Does someone share my concerns? If so, any ideas what could
>> realistically be done about? Setting up own infrastructure would
>> probably be to much work.
>> Regards,
>> Jost
>>   [1]: https://forum.filezilla-project.org/viewtopic.php?t=30240

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