mogile contract work
brad at danga.com
Tue Jan 31 01:19:23 UTC 2006
We also have some of the same needs/itches to change how Mogile does its
"where should I put this file?" logic, and making it pluggable/etc.
So if you do find this person, the three of us should sit down and plan
together first. I'd be happy to merge things upstream.
On Mon, 30 Jan 2006, Eric Lambrecht wrote:
> Hey everybody -
> we've got some pretty specific changes we'd like to make to mogile to
> improve its performance and maintainability, and also to reduce the cost
> of storage servers. Basically it boils down to teaching mogile about
> 'fast' vs 'slow' servers and writing scripts to dynamically move content
> between those servers based on their recent or expected popularity.
> Also, we want mogile to be a little smarter about where it should store
> replicas of files that exist only for the purposes of backup (no point
> in throwing backups on the newer, faster servers, eh?).
> We happen to be a little overloaded with other things right now, so
> we're looking for a talented perl hacker to implement our changes for us
> (for pay, of course). If you're interested, please drop me an email and
> resume and I can more fully explain what we want to do.
> All work will, of course, be handed back to Brad to plug into the
> official distro if they pass muster.
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