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Re: [SLE] The size of SuSE 7.2 CD's ?
  • From: "Craig Sampson" <craig@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2001 11:30:57 +0800
  • Message-id: <20010829032615.9062EE63F6@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, 28 Aug 2001 20:06:22 +1200 (NZST), Volker Kuhlmann wrote:

>> So how does SuSE get 741 MB's on a CD ?
>> Specifically CD #4 of 7.2
>Where did you get that number from? Reading the CDs with susegrep, >I

I've seen this before when you look at a RR CD under Windows explorer.
Whats happening (I think) is that all the symlinks are being seen by
Windows as actual files, therefore the whole CD seems to contain more
data then it actually does.


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