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RE: [wtp-pmc] release review draft slide deck ACTION REQUIRED

I had problems with's web access too. JavaLobby/EclipseZone would be happy to offer a free area to host the update site. Let me know if you're interested.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: wtp-pmc-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx 
> [mailto:wtp-pmc-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Max Rydahl Andersen
> Sent: Saturday, June 25, 2005 9:46 AM
> To: WTP PMC communications (including coordination, 
> announcements, and Group discussions)
> Cc: csalter@xxxxxxxxxx; David M Williams; Naci Dai
> Subject: Re: [wtp-pmc] release review draft slide deck ACTION REQUIRED
> Hi,
> Just noticed a small thing in those slides that surprised me.
> It seems you are going to use to provide an update site.
> In our experience that is a bad move since the web/http feed from
> is not geared towards high volume loads of .jar file downloads.
> We had a jboss ide updates site on and we had nothing 
> but problems
> with respect to timeouts and broken/incomplete downloads. 
> (which eclipse  
> update
> mechanism btw. doesnt handle very gracefully :(
> Just a warning ;)
> note,'s site is very good to host file downloads 
> (because they are  
> mirrored),
> but the website only works best if its small (html 
> files its going  
> to host.
> An eclipse update site doesn't fall under a normal website IMO ;)
> /max

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