Dijjer and Freenet (RE: [p2p-hackers] clustering)

Ian Clarke ian at locut.us
Mon Mar 20 19:15:16 UTC 2006


On 20 Mar 2006, at 10:20, Serguei Osokine wrote:

> On Monday, March 20, 2006 Ian Clarke wrote:
>> It means that as these networks grow, we will need to increase the
>> number of connections per node, just as Chord and other DHTs do. The
>> difference is that we aren't (currently) doing this automatically
>> because we don't want to have to calculate the size of the network
>> on the fly, so we just chose a high enough number that will suffice
>> for the time being.
>
> 	You mean you did not expect to grow Dijjer and Freenet beyond
> 512K nodes

No, this conversation applies to Dijjer, Freenet is a different beast  
altogether due to its "darknet" approach.  Dijjer is currently very  
much in beta, hence the relatively small number of links.  Freenet  
allows users to have as many links per-node as they like.

Ian.




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