Aegis Dear Source Forge Administrator,
Aegis is a software
configuration management tool.
It has been under active
development for 15 years, and still is today. It is not small.
The Aegis web site and /home/groups/a/ae/aegis/aegis
data directory serve three purposes:
to provide Aegis-style web access for projects who use Aegis
SCM. You can get an idea of how many projects are involved
Not a huge number, but then, not all projects using Aegis are
SourceForge, and not all of them want to be linked into this
The files in /home/groups/a/ae/aegis/cgi-bin support
The web site provides access for other Aegis maintainers to
change sets via the aedist(1) distributed development mechanism.
You may like to consult the Aegis Reference Manual for the relevant man
page, the Geographically Distributed Development chapter of
the Aegis User Guide, and the Working In Teams section of the Aegis
The files in /home/groups/a/ae/aegis/aegis support
The web site serves as an example to potential users of Aegis
the distributed development facilities work, and it provides
facilities to other Source Forge projects which use Aegis to
The directories are already as
small as they can be and still provide meaningful example to
potential users, or a meaningful distributed development
mechanism for Aegis developers.
While you may have answered some (or all) of these questions
already, please answer them again, in this order, to ease the
handling of this request.
- 1. Is this request
for a user or a project?
This is a request for a project.
- 2. What is the user name or project UNIX name?
- 3. What would you like your new quota to be?
Please increase the disk quota to 1GB.
- 4. Have you reviewed your current content on disk, and
pruned all unnecessary content prior to making this
The directories are already as small as they can be and still
meaningful example to potential users, or a meaningful
development mechanism for Aegis developers.
- 5. Why do you need more than the standard quota?
Aegis is a
configuration management tool.
It has been under active development for 15 years,
and still is today. It is not small.
The /home/groups/a/ae/aegis/cgi-bin directory
number of programs which facilitate distributed development
Aegis. These are used by a number of other SourceForge
http://aegis.sourceforge.net/cgi-bin/aeget for a list.
The /home/groups/a/ae/aegis/aegis directory contains
a carefully winnowed copy of the Aegis repository, both to
demonstrate how Aegis is used for distributed development,
facilitate distributed development of Aegis itself.
- 6. If this is for a user quota, why can't you use the
project home directory for this activity?
Not applicable, the request is for a project quota.
- 7. Have you already been granted a quota increase in the
past? If so, please provide a reference to it here (URL, copy of
email contents, etc.).
Yes, by David Burley. See 1469577 for details.
The disk quota issue
has been raised on the following occasions:
SourceForge.net Support: Over-quota notice for project:
Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2008 02:27:15 -0800 (21:27 EST)
Raised support issue 1881564 requesting 1GB.
(Disk usage at this time 496MB.)
Email from: automated robot. Apparently it didn't get the
Raised another service request: 1492797
A quota of 500MB has been allocated to the project,
granted by David Burley. See 1469577 for details.
Email from: automated robot.
Raised a service request, as requested, on 2006-04-13,
request id 1469577.
Disk usage at this time, 404MB.
Email from: Jacob Moorman
Replied by email, as requested, on 2004-03-16, message-id
No SF.net service request number. No email reply from Jacob
Moorman, and assumed request granted.
Disk usage at this time: 178MB.