Millions of rubles have been raised in Russia for the purchase of hard drives for the popular torrent tracker

Users from all over the world managed to raise millions of rubles for the purchase of equipment for the popular

torrent tracker Rutracker. We are talking about hard drives with a total capacity of 600 to 800 TB - the rarest distributions will be stored on them.

The crowdfunding fundraising campaign wasstarted on December 29, 2020, writes The final goal of the collection was an amount of 25 thousand dollars (1.8 million rubles). In order to collect it, users of the resource took less than two months - the successful completion of the campaign was announced the day before, on February 25, 2021.

It should be noted that hard drivesNot only residents of Russia were thrown off. Thus, residents of Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine and many other countries also took part. It was possible to donate money both through Qiwi, WebMoney and Umoney, and through direct transfers from Visa, MasterCard and Mir bank cards.