2 Jul 2001 splork   » (Master)

vab: take a look a Mojo Nation for your free software distribution p2p network idea. Using a p2p network such as mojonation or freenet to distribute packages would be excellent. (can anyone drool as they envision apt-get using a p2p network to get packages instead of silly ftp/http mirrors)

Mojonation and freenet both have the advantage of content being addressed by secure hashes. The only thing that would need to be signed (if you actually implementing signing) are the indexes that list what the hash ids needed to get the packages are.

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