Yet another BitTorrent Thread

shrek-m at shrek-m at
Fri Nov 7 20:15:16 UTC 2003

Elliott Wilcoxon wrote:

> Short answer: when you want to close it, do so.  Long answer: the 
> longer you leave it open, the more you help the propagation of 
> fedora.  It's just a matter of deciding how much you are willing to 
> help others with your bandwidth.

or you are willing to pay.
i have exceeded my free traffic-volume for this month :-(

fc1 download  ~2 GB
bt upload    ~ 3GB
            5 GB

my free max. traffic-volume is at 5GB/month,  nice month :-(

for the next beta i will once again wait a few days for ftp-ing.
here i can manage the traffic-volume.

>> I've left my bt client running and it has shown around 25KB/s since
>> last night.
>> How do you decide when to shut off your client? Wait for the transfer
>> rate to drop? Need more of your DSL line back?


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