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.. _deploy:

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Deploying Simple Bandwidth Scanner
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So you want to run sbws for yourself. You will need

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- A machine to run the :term:`scanner`.
- One or more :term:`destination` (s) that serve a large file.
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Both :term:`scanner` and your :term:`destination` (s) should be on fast,
well connected machines.
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.. _destinations_requirements:
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:term:`destination` requirements
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- A Web server installed and running that supports HTTP GET, HEAD and
  Range (:rfc:`7233`) requests.
  ``Apache`` HTTP Server and ``Nginx`` support them.
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- Optional support for TLS
- A large file; at the time of writing, at least 1 GiB in size
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:term:`scanner` setup
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Install sbws according to :doc:`/INSTALL`.
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``sbws scanner`` needs :term:`destination` (s) to request files from.
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They are not included by default.
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To configure destinations, create a configuration file according to
:doc:`man_sbws.ini`