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Re: CDimages go 2 NET INSTALLERS

On Tue, Nov 01, 2022 at 10:07:23AM +0100, J.A. Bezemer wrote:
>On Tue, 1 Nov 2022, Steve McIntyre wrote:
>> The netinstall image *is* a CD image. For example, from
>>  https://cdimage.debian.org/cdimage/release/current/amd64/iso-cd/ :
>>  What is a netinst image?
>>  The netinst CD here is a small CD image that contains just the core
>>  Debian installer code and a small core set of text-mode programs
>>  (known as "standard" in Debian). To install a desktop or other
>>  common software, you'll also need either an Internet connection or
>>  some other Debian CD/DVD images.
>The "other *CD* images" is incorrect since we do not produce other CD images
>any more. The /CD/http-ftp/ states: "it's possible to use CD images (700 MB
>each)" which is equally incorrect. This may have caused OP's

*Possibly*, yeah. Let's fix that now...

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve@einval.com
"Since phone messaging became popular, the young generation has lost the
 ability to read or write anything that is longer than one hundred and sixty
 characters."  -- Ignatios Souvatzis

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