[Foundation-l] BitTorrent Downloads of enwiki Images
Jeff V. Merkey
jmerkey at wolfmountaingroup.com
Sat Mar 10 00:27:37 UTC 2007
I have compiled the entire library of Wikipedia's images and have a
bittorrent server ready to export this library on the internet. I am
word back from the Foundation for approval to enable the torrents.
I have developed an automated C based server system which mirrors all
Wikipedia images and compiles them into .bz2 archives as a library based
on XML revision and dump. When I get final approval, I will export
these torrents to allow the images to be available from the internet.
I will be in Arizona meeting with Dine (Navajo) folks next week on their
projects, but will have email access.
The torrents will be available at
At some point. I will let folks know when and if the Foundation has
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