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Re: Calculate disk space.

On Mon, Dec 26, 2005 at 06:43:19PM +0530, priti Patil wrote:
>Hi ,
>I am worried about how to calculate the disk space aquired by the installed
>debian package and/or compiled source package on the hard disk, to decide on
>how many packages can be accomodated in a single iso.
>Help me please.

Sorry for the delay in replying - I'm just catching up on a large
backlog of mail...

Normally when creating CDs, the disk space we care about is the space
taken by the packages on the CD, _not_ the space that those packages
will take on the hard disk when unpacked. Are you sure that's what
you're after?

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve@einval.com
"It's actually quite entertaining to watch ag129 prop his foot up on
 the desk so he can get a better aim."          [ seen in ucam.chat ]

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