Re: Gnome classic mode
On 12/09/12 16:36, Jean-Christophe Dubacq wrote:
On 12/09/2012 15:53, Jerome BENOIT wrote:
Claiming that ``What is on CD1 is really anecdotic, since most people use (or should
use) the netinst'' really sounds as claim of a newbie who has never installed Debian
on a computer. So do not be surprised to get newbie like responses.
Otherwise, I can manage anecdotic situations without reading newbie FAQ: thanks !
I am pretty sure the claim is that people installing Debian either use
netinst or use a larger support (such as USB key or DVD).
This claim sounds more reasonable.
requires so many CD that I do not see the practical use of the CD image
except in very specific contexts. I do not say it has no uses; I think
Josselin is right when saying that it's anecdotic. More computers
everyday do not have a CD-reader. In wheezy+2, CD will probably have
become really obsolete.
we are at Wheezy minus six months (or so):
let give to time some time.
This surely could be backed by numbers of downloads, that I do not have.
Indeed the ratio CD1/(DVD+USB+ ... (minus)(netinst)) should be low.
Oh, and this has been discussed this summer already.
and netinst is not the only way.