[OSM-dev] what server next?

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Tue Sep 8 20:46:56 BST 2009


On 08/09/09 19:41, Graham Jones wrote:

> This would work for a single 'main' server, but I like the idea of it
> being distributed with lots of little ones (for example the computer in
> my attic could serve Northern England, someone else could do Belgium
> etc.).   I don't know how to deal with re-directing the requests without
> a central main server though...any ideas?

That kind of distribution is, in my opinion, a terrible idea. Such a 
system will just never be reliable.

Tom

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