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Re: Sizes of netinst/businesscard images

Richard Atterer wrote:
> just FYI: I've added some info about the sizes of netinst/businesscard to
> the web page <http://www.debian.org/CD/netinst/>. Having searched for a
> while on the net, I chose 180 MB (netinst) and 40 MB (businesscard). The 40
> MB are just a rough figure, business card CDs are available in a variety of
> sizes.
> Most arches don't exceed these limits, but some (most notably ia64) do. 
> However, ISTR someone saying here quite a while ago that the sizes are
> really only checked for i386, so I guess this is OK.

Right, only for i386 is anyone bothering to make sure the images fit on
the target media. FWIW, I have some 3.1 inch CDs here, and they can hold
210 mb of data.

see shy jo

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