[Dev] Using pacman2pacman by default
lovell.joshyyy at gmail.com
Sat Mar 12 18:48:13 GMT 2016
On 12/03/16 18:22, Luke wrote:
> On 03/12/2016 12:49 PM, Denis 'GNUtoo' Carikli wrote:
>> What are the consequences of that?
>> - Would people be able to download all their updates this way? Would
>> there be some torrent mirrors (available 24/24) to make sure of that?
> We could use webseeds for this, but due to limitations of bittorrent it
> is HTTP only. That is rather insecure overall...
HTTP is not so much of a problem with security with torrents, so long as
the torrent files or magnet links are distributed securely, as it works
by cryptographic hashes.
Anonymity is still be an issue though.
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