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Re: rawhide report: 20050121 changes



On Sun, 23 Jan 2005 11:36:22 +0800, Jeff Pitman <symbiont berlios de> wrote:
> Another thing to consider: users with bandwidth.  One CD bootstrap,
> mainlibs in place, then yum, apt, or smart the rest of it.

I think the network install mode of anaconda that is already there
serves a similar enough purpose for anyone who wants to use a network
as part of the install process.  And don't forget about the much
maligned mininal install option.

A more advanced  one CD bootstrap that gives you a usable desktop is a
tough target to meet.  I don't want to see the rescue environment
being ditched to make room for a 1 CD desktop install.  I think its
vitally important to keep a usable rescue mode available as part of
every self-contained piece of install media that's going to be
offered.


-jef"the damn weatherman promised me a lull in the snow...wheres my
damn lull..."spaleta


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