reducing distribution CD count

David Woodhouse dwmw2 at
Thu Feb 24 17:28:17 UTC 2005

On Thu, 2005-02-24 at 12:21 -0500, Elliot Lee wrote:
> The disadvantage is that people somehow see moving from Core to Extras as
> an insult against their package, which couldn't be farther from the
> intention.

If we've given up the goal of cutting the i386 install down to 4CDs, we
really ought to wait till anaconda can handle Extras properly in FC5
before we go dumping packages there. For upgrades to FC4, if the package
is in Extras it might as well not exist.

> > - Both tuxracer and bzflag were removed, but many people (Havoc,
> >   Alan) definitely want at least one good 3D game to "show off".
> It can be showed off without being included in Core.

Not until FC5, it can't.


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