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add more hints about running a mirror

Andrew Lewman authored on11/04/2014 02:52:48
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     href="https://svn.torproject.org/svn/website/trunk/include/tor-mirrors.csv">this
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     file</a> to the mirrors list. Your mirror will then be added manually
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     if it passes availability testing and your provided information is
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-    confirmed. Do not run your mirror behind a content delivery network
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+    confirmed. Some general pointers on mirrors are:
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+    <ol><li> Try not run your mirror behind a content delivery network
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     (such as Akamai, Cloudflare, Fastly, etc), as most of them block
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-    access from countries where the mirror is needed the most.
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+    access from countries where the mirror is needed the most.</li>
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+    <li> Try not to redirect http to https. Many places in the world
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+    cannot use https due to firewalling.</li>
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+    </ol>
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     </p>
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   </div>
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