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Re: A stern warning of things to come



> Produce an example that excludes most languages+locales, such as:
>    1) has exactly the six offical languages of the United Nations
>       (Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Russian and Spanish:
>        http://www.un.org/Depts/DGACM/faq_languages.htm)
> or 2) has the only the language+locale of your favorite developer.
> 
> Such an initrd will be about 30% smaller.  Advertise this cost
> of the "all languages" policy.  The result might be support for
> a few editions (say, 4) that are restricted by language+locale
> in order to reduce size.

I wouldn't mind doing this, but the end result would be more install
images that would need testing.  This would put more of a burden on QA.
It'd also result in an even more confusing website, and I already have
trouble finding what I want to download there.

- Chris


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