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Re: Jigdo files for Sarge Netinst CD

On Mon, Jul 25, 2005 at 04:32:52PM +0300, Martin-Eric Racine wrote:
>On Mon, 25 Jul 2005, Steve McIntyre wrote:
>>On Mon, Jul 25, 2005 at 02:10:00PM +0300, Martin-Eric Racine wrote:
>>>I wanted to download the Netinst Sarge CD but then noticed that it's not
>>>available as an ISO for all architectures. I then tried downloading it as
>>>Jigdo files and ran into the same problem; not available for all arch.
>>Which architecture(s) are you missing? Sarge Netinst ISO images are on
>>cdimage.d.o for all arches except s390 AFAICS...
>Then it would appear to be a problem with the Finnish mirror site, where 
>Jigdo and ISO files are missing for several architectures.

Oops :-(

>>>I'm wondering if it would be possible for the debian-cd team to generate
>>>Jigdo templates for all architectures and then pulse the mirrors?
>>We decided not to do jigdo files for netinsts, as netinsts are already
>>fairly small. We can change that if people think it would be
>I personally think that all CD and DVD variants should be available as 
>Jigdo files, if only to accomodate those who cannot use BitTorrent and 
>whose available bandwidth is already ridiculously tiny. It's also a lot 
>easier to cache all DEBs and build all variants locally.

OK, no problem. We'll add these to the list of jigdos to be built for
future releases.

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve@einval.com
"...In the UNIX world, people tend to interpret `non-technical user'
 as meaning someone who's only ever written one device driver." -- Daniel Pead

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