On Wed, 2012-05-09 at 11:20 -0700, John Reiser wrote:
On 05/09/2012 08:57 AM, Adam Jackson wrote:
> I know I've said this before, but: we should break the CD size barrier
> precisely so people can't burn things to CDs. If you must burn to
> optical media, do yourself a favor and burn a DVD, the reduced seek time
> is entirely worth it.
> 1G fits on both the smallest MiniDVD format and most extant USB sticks.
> Let's do it already.
If so, then please acknowledge explicitly that Fedora would be discarding
some 4% of running, otherwise-capable machines (especially old laptops)
that can read only CD and not DVD, some 7% of working USB sticks that are
512MB or less, and some 5% of working boxes that cannot boot from USB.
Those are wonderful numbers. How ever did you arrive at them?
Also: Live image still not the only install method, hyperbole is not