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I think that it would be a Good Thing to use some sort of cloud technology from the beginning for the controller since that would be liable to save a lot of work initially and make it more flexible. --Jdulaney 15:28, 10 November 2011 (UTC)

What about some kind of shell access as well (to do size, checksum, repoclosure, file conflicts tests, for example)? I suggested in the autoqa-devel list a while back that direct access via a login account could avoid downloading for certain tests. --Robatino