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Re: Anaconda usability test rough plan for Devconf.cz



On Mon, Jan 14, 2013 at 03:27:42PM -0500, Máirín Duffy wrote:
> On 2013-01-14 15:05, Brian C. Lane wrote:
> >We dropped the shrink button since all it did was minimized your
> >windows
> >partition, not leaving much space for actually using it.
> 
> Okay, so if we do dual-boot, we'll have to make sure that the VM image
> we give the users has enough free space to install Fedora without
> shrinking Windows. That should still be doable though, right?

Should be.

> 
> >>- BTRFS configuration - there's actually a bug that is in F18 gold
> >>that complicates BTRFS installations
> >>(https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=893758) so it might not
> >>be a good idea to include this anyway.
> >
> >This really only hits VM use with a tiny disk, doesn't it? As long as
> >you have more than enough space to do the install you won't have
> >space
> >problems.
> 
> By default virt-manager gives you 8 GB, so we'd have to be sure during
> any test involving BTRFS that we provide more space than that. I'm not
> sure how much it needs though, maybe 20GB would be safe?

Should be more than enough, as long as the machine doesn't have a huge
amount of ram, driving the swap size up.

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Brian C. Lane | Anaconda Team | IRC: bcl #anaconda | Port Orchard, WA (PST8PDT)

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