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From Albert Lash <albert.l...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: incubator proposal for (what was once) Inktomi Traffic Server
Date Mon, 15 Jun 2009 13:54:02 GMT
This looks wonderful to me. I've been using Varnish and Nginx as
reverse proxies a lot lately and have used mod_proxy a bunch in the
past - they are all extremely useful tools and I believe there is
still more room for additional tools.

On Mon, Jun 15, 2009 at 12:25 AM, Roy T. Fielding<fielding@gbiv.com> wrote:
> I think this is an interesting opportunity to compare
> different implementations and share code where desirable.
> I haven't seen anyone comment on the proposal yet.
>
> ....Roy
>
>
> Begin forwarded message:
>
>> From: Leif Hedstrom <leif@yahoo-inc.com>
>> Date: June 12, 2009 9:17:59 AM PDT
>> To: general@incubator.apache.org
>> Subject: [Proposal] Traffic Server
>>
>>
>> Good morning,
>>
>> We would like to submit the Traffic Server proposal to the incubator. Our
>> draft is available at
>>
>>   http://wiki.apache.org/incubator/TrafficServerProposal
>>
>>
>> A quick overview of Traffic Server:
>>
>> Traffic Server is a Yahoo! / Inktomi caching proxy server. It has been
>> actively developed and used inside Yahoo! for the last 3+ years, and we are
>> now ready to begin the next step in it's evolution: make it Open Source. TS
>> is a fairly large piece of software (300k+ lines of C/C++ code), and
>> provides features and benefits lacking in many existing proxy/caches.
>>
>> I am obviously looking for feedback and comments on the proposal, as well
>> as a few mentors. Doug Cutting has accepted to be our Champion.
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> -- Leif
>

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