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Re: Wheezy release: CDs are not big enough any more...


On Mon, May 14, 2012 at 09:34:39AM -0700, Steve Langasek wrote:
> So to use the image you need either a DVD or a USB stick, and if you're
> using a write-once DVD you're perhaps wasting the unused space; but the
> download time and install footprint are still kept low and in the range of
> what a CD would give.

my biggest gripe with DVDs is that they decay so quickly. A DVD, being
only a few months old, has already a high risk of being non-functional,
while a CD easily lasts more than a year.

Kind regards,

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