Re: Explicit mention of normal CD for netinst images (Was: Modification du texte de netinst)
Jonathan Nieder wrote:
> Wouldn't the natural approach be to add a link to the CD 1 somewhere?
> Something like:
> There are also larger <a href="http://www.debian.org/CD/">official
> CD and DVD images</a> available that can be useful for installing
> on a machine without a network connection.
I don't think it can be patched up just by adding extra content; I
think the existing content needs to be made less gratuitously
confusing in the first place.
"Small CDs" is a terrible description, especially when it goes on to
refer to "small CD-R(W) media, 80 mm/3.1″ in diameter" as if that
wasn't the standard size (and as if I couldn't use a DVD). Is this
page using "CD" to mean "ISO image", so that "small" is in terms of
disk space, or what? And what's all this about "Tiny CDs"? Is that
third option trying to refer to hd-media installs?
JBR with qualifications in linguistics, experience as a Debian
sysadmin, and probably no clue about this particular package