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Your posting: Debian on one dvd?

"One of the problems Linux users in countries like India have is low 
bandwidth. They prefer to get their distributions on CD or DVD as far as 
possible. Debian is very badly affected by this as we usually stress 
updating over the net."

This is not just a problem in contries like India.  I am in the US and am 
still on dialup, and can only get 26k at that.  I have to update my redhat 
by mirroring the updates at work where I have a good connection, burning a 
CD, and brining it home via "sneakernet".

I would love to be able to use Debian, but dealing with a new packaging 
system along with it's extreem network-centeredness is making that 
impossible.  What Debian really needs is to give some consideration to 
people who have to do this manually.  Not everybody has a high-speed 
internet connection.  Please be more inclusive.

Daniel Tasch
4942 Westmoreland Ct.  Apt. D
Dayton, OH  45431-1178


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