Disabling HTTP access to git repos
Gerald (Jerry) Carter
jerry at samba.org
Wed Nov 21 15:50:24 GMT 2007
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> Gerald (Jerry) Carter schrieb:
>> I've asked Deryck to disable the access to URLS at
>> http://people.samba.org/git/. This is due to HTTP's
>> inefficient transport of git repositories.
> Is that really a problem?
The bandwidth usage on us2 quadrupled yesterday due to
multiple git-clones via http.
>> I'd like to ensure that all access is done either via
>> git:// or ssh:// protocols. Does anyone see a really big
>> problem with this?
> Not a big one, but being able to use git via a http proxy is
> sometimes really useful.
If there is a pressure from developers, I'd be happy to open
it back up. But I think the git-clones from yesterday where
just confusion between http:// and git:// URLs.
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