Questions regarding cache.nixos.org

  1. who is operating cache.nixos.org?
  2. who decides which derivation gets built and cached?
  3. is there a mailing list that tracks the decisions made by those operators?
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It’s operated by the NixOS Foundation, though cache.nixos.org is backed by an S3 bucket sponsored by Infor, and served by a CDN sponsored by Fastly. There is no mailing list, but most of the infrastructure is defined here: https://github.com/NixOS/nixos-org-configurations/

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