[arch-releng] [RFC] ISO Releng size

Sven-Hendrik Haase sh at lutzhaase.com
Mon May 23 03:38:21 UTC 2016

I agree with 1). CDs are ancient!
On May 23, 2016 12:55 AM, "Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi" <vmlinuz386 at gmail.com>

> Hello
> Some people complains about current [2016.04] (724M) size of our only
> ISO image is greater than CD [700M]. Next month ISO will be about (743M).
> (1) Keep things like now, and fix the Download page test "The image can
> be burned to a CD" -> "The image can be burned to a DVD".
> (2) Provide again single ISO per architecture (CD-friendly) and dual ISO
> (DVD needed).
> (3) Provide only single ISO per architecture (CD-friendly).
> (4) Remove some tools from ISO.
> Personally I am a bit neutrally here, I do not use CD or DVD for years,
> but I do not like the option (4), many tools are here by user request
> along time. My vote is for option (1) then (2).
> Thanks for reading.

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