An appeal for more bandwidth to the Internet Archive
pozar at lns.com
Tue May 12 20:53:05 UTC 2020
Heh. I just did this recently as I started a low power FM station
(KPEA-LP). I did a bulk download of about 10,000 cuts of IA's 78
collection from 1923 and earlier as those recordings are all in the
On 5/12/20 11:50 AM, Tom Hayward wrote:
> On Tue, May 12, 2020 at 10:32 AM colin johnston <colinj at gt86car.org.uk> wrote:
>> Is the increased usage due to more users or more existing users having higher bandwidth at home to request faster ?
>> Would be interested if IPS configured firewall used to block out invalid traffic/spam traffic and if such traffic increased when back end network capacity increased ?
>> What countries are requesting the most data and does this analysis throw up questions as to why ?
>> Are there high network usage hitters which raise question as to why asking for so much data time and time again and is this valid traffic use ?
> Amongst a certain group of users, bulk downloading of the archive is popular:
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