Wanted: FTP mirror administrator

Jeroen Coumans jeroen at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jul 22 14:17:23 PDT 2004

Scott Kveton said the following on 22-07-2004 21:43:
>>>If you're up for the job, please mail the website list! Thanks,
>>Cool, two offers for maintenance (Tim Jackson or Justin Knierim), and 
>>one from Scott Kveton for a shell on a dedicated mirror machine (so we 
>>can always take it up ourselves). I have no strong preference for either 
>>option or person, but I'd prefer to have one (or more) dedicated "FTP 
>>dude". I don't know who is more qualified (and not sure how to find 
>>out), so I'd just assign it to the first person who responded, which is 
>>Tim Jackson.
> If you'd like we can create an 'lfs' user on our dedicated mirror and
> let Tim take care of it.  Just a thought.

I think we do need to prevent heavy reliance on one person, in case of 
sudden leaves. This would certainly help. Can we also allow both Tim and 
Justin to maintain it? (perhaps via a shared account?) That would 
combine all advantages. Thanks,

Jeroen Coumans

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