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Re: Business Card ISOs

On Tue, Jul 05, 2005 at 02:56:26PM +0100, Sam Penny wrote:
> On 7/5/05, Richard Atterer <richard@2005.atterer.net> wrote:
> > The sizes are really only checked for i386 at the moment. Someone
> > interested in powerpc businesscard images would have to invest some
> > work to reduce the size.
> That's fair enough, maybe I'll step in and volunteer to do it some
> day, but probably not until I've got a real ppc!
> In the meantime, perhaps the page should be adjusted to reflect the
> situation? Perhaps wording something like this would work?
> "These images aim to be small enough to fit on a "Business Card" CD.
> The i386 image is around 30MB, though the size of the images for some
> of the less used archtectures are not so vigorously controlled."

OK, thanks - I've added this short paragraph further up on the page

  _The image size is larger than the 180 MB/40 MB mentioned below!_
  Yes - at the moment, the size is only checked for the i386 architecture,
  other architectures may exceed the given sizes.

Hope that's OK.


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