[Dev] Winston network usage
lovell.joshyyy at gmail.com
Wed Nov 29 22:34:15 GMT 2017
On 29/11/17 22:16, Luke Shumaker wrote:
> As you know, 1984 web hosting graciously donates the
> winston.parabola.nu server. They have assigned it a transfer "quota"
> of 900.00 GB/month; we have transferred 1461.80 GB in the last month.
> I assume what normally happens when you go over is you get billed;
> since we have "Free service", that hasn't happened. 1984 hasn't said
> anything to us about it, but I'd like to be courteous and stay within
> the quota.
> My first reaction was to suggest that we demote most of the mirrors to
> be tier-2, and have them sync with tier-1 instead of with winston
> (tier-0). But, looking a bit closer at the control panel, it seems
> that the bulk of it is winston *receiving* data:
> - Transfer quota:: 900.00 GB/month
> - Received: 1352.28 GB
> - Transmitted: 109.52 GB
> - Total: 1461.80 GB
> [[[[[[[[[[[[[[[[[ 162% ]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]
> Beside being rude to 1984/their other customers, that is alarming to
> me. I'd like to at least know what all that data is. Someone (maybe
> me) should look in to this in the coming days.
Do those numbers even make sense?
How big is the hard disk?
Is it bigger than 1242.76GB (1352.28 - 109.52)?
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