Phoronix: Phoronix Test Suite 2.0 "Sandtorg" Beta 2
Almost a month after the release of Phoronix Test Suite 2.0 Beta 1, the second beta release for Sandtorg is now available. With being less than a month away from the final release of Phoronix Test Suite 2.0, this second beta serves largely to address bugs and other outstanding issues, but there are also a few new additions too. Phoronix Test Suite 2.0 Beta 2 has improvements to its GTK2 GUI, new Phoronix Global improvements, the introduction of a OverrideTestOptions XML tag for test suites, support for TOTAL_LOOP_TIME and TOTAL_LOOP_COUNT environmental variables, and two new commands...
"We are also ready to issue a technology preview of our PTS Linux Live distribution as soon as we find some hosting mirrors. If you are able to give us a hand, please let us know in the forums or contact us."
What about releasing it through torrent (at least until you don't find another solution)?
I don't think he could do that. You must have a project on sourceforge to release packages and I personally don't think a linux distribution can be considered a software project (well it can but I think you got the point).