Re: Essential bloat [was: Debian on CDROM]
- To: "debian-boot" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Subject: Re: Essential bloat [was: Debian on CDROM]
- From: "Craig H. Block" <email@example.com>
- Date: Thu, 14 Oct 1999 08:55:54 -0700
- Message-id: <001201bf165c$996998e0$6701640a@craig>
>If nobody in his right mind uses disks anymore, why do we have 1.2M and
>1.44M floppy images?
Even though most systems are capable of reading iso9660 CD's, they can't
always boot from them. Booting from CD is a relatively modern concept and
even some newer systems have trouble with it. Although, I think its
probably time to get rid of the 1.2 images now, at least for i386.