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Re: cdimage?? What should we call it?

On Tue, Aug 18, 2015 at 05:09:19PM +0100, Steve McIntyre wrote:
> Hey folks,

> We called our main installer images distribution site
> cdimage.debian.org a long time ago, when that was all it published and
> most people downloaded images of CDs. Ummm. Things have moved on in
> the intervening years, and this name is looking more silly over time:

>  * lots of people are using USB sticks
>  * we're providing live images that don't fit on CD
>  * we're providing cloud images (Openstack so far, with others coming
>    soon!)

> So, I'm looking for suggestions. What should we call it? I had
> initially thought that images.debian.org is more generic, but it's
> also likely to confuse people into looking there for pictures... :-)

> Please reply and let's see if we can come up with a better name.

 - seedy-image.debian.org
 - mothership.debian.org
 - ftp.debian.org
 - image-master.debian.org
 - get.debian.org

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
Ubuntu Developer                                    http://www.debian.org/
slangasek@ubuntu.com                                     vorlon@debian.org

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