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Re: Please test this woody cd image



On Wed, 10 Apr 2002 10:45:35 -0400
"Matt Zimmerman" <mdz@debian.org> wrote:

> On Wed, Apr 10, 2002 at 11:06:44AM +0200, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
> 
> > Hello everybody,
> > 
> > release is coming soon ... and we need a bit of feedback about
> > a new feature we plan to use on CD1 of Debian woody for i386.
> 
> On CD *1*?  Surely you don't plan to introduce new features in such a
> core component mere weeks before the scheduled release?  There is no way
> that it could receive sufficient testing in that time.  If we must have
> a new experimental boot feature, it should go on one of the other CDs in
> the set.
> 
> (that said, I see no problem with making the first CD contain fewer
> packages so that it can fit on a 5cm CD; that sounds useful indeed)
> 

Its not the end of the world if a CD doesnt boot via the bios, the user
can always boot from a rescue floppy.


Glenn

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