On Tue, Jul 13, 2004 at 02:00:16AM +0000, Wayne McDougall wrote: > fproxy will timeout and then I have to start again. And then it won't even > grab the parts it previously downloaded successfully :-( So over a period of > weeks my perception is that I eventually move all the requisite parts into > my local stored, and then fproxy will download it instantly :-)
What do you mean by TIMEOUT? Do we STILL get that bug? Or does it just fail? > > I certainly don't expect fproxy to be modified but perhaps one easy change > would be an outer loop so it just circles back and tries again. It's > probably just my low bandwidth, but I find that I will request something > (and this includes web pages) and it's not there, and then 5 minutes, 10 > minutes, 20 minutes, 1 hour, 8 hours later it's there. No, we should fix the bug. > > My assumption has always been that my requests go out in an ever widening > circle off to where the data I want may be found, but my request timesout > before it gets back to me. Eventually (by dint of persistent requests) it > is lodged in local stores that I can reach before timing out. > > > > My interest is websites that can never get slashdotted and can host large > > > files while sharing the load, rather than file-sharing... > > > > Yeah, that would be cool, if it really worked, and if we had enough > > hosts to be able to worry about such things! > > Ahh, well I'm here for the long haul....not that I'm any use. :-( > I am a big fan of the privacy elements also. > > So be encouraged. You're not just creating an anonymous slow file-sharer. > You know and I know that Freenet is being used for good purposes now > and I can see lots of potential for the future. Is it? Very few. -- Matthew J Toseland - [EMAIL PROTECTED] Freenet Project Official Codemonkey - http://freenetproject.org/ ICTHUS - Nothing is impossible. Our Boss says so.
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