Fwd: Seeking RPM Server package for OpenWrt

Rich Brown richb.hanover at gmail.com
Wed Mar 23 05:41:10 PDT 2022

Hi Paul,

> The spec wants a 8GB file which seems a bit much for common home routers. We could look into reading from /dev/zero since the body content isn’t relevant but still the device is likely slower at offering the content than your laptop can chew. A dedicated device could be required.
> Did you ask upstream about your idea? Maybe they have something in mind already.

Good point. But it's worse than that :-)

It's also possible low-powered CPUs won't be able to keep up with the data stream, so won't achieve saturation...

Still, I figured I would ask for help to see if it might be possible to try. Thanks!


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