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Re: [opensuse] 10.1 DVD delay
  • From: Carl-Daniel Hailfinger <c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 13 May 2006 19:20:25 +0200
  • Message-id: <44661559.4010500@xxxxxxx>
Christoph Thiel wrote:
> On Sat, 13 May 2006, Eberhard Moenkeberg wrote:
>
>>>> I'd also like to add that there are no problems with DL disks
>>>> either! There was a note somwhere that the reason why the DVD does
>>>> not contain everything that the retail DVD has is because the retail
>>>> is DL. To me this is a "reason" that really has nothing to do with
>>>> the reality.
>>> Size. The Boxed version is dual layer. It contains all the rest that
>>> is not on the CDs and that is on the FTP site.
>> By far not. inst-source is 33 GB.
>
> It's 33 GB, because it's no only dual-arch (like the DVD9 on the box), but
> tri-arch (x86, x86_64, ppc). In additon to that, the FTP Trees contain
> -debuginfo packages and some -devel packages, that didn't fit onto the
> DVD9.

It would be cool if the trees became quad-arch (including ia64). SGI
already offers the factory trees for ia64, so maybe it is possible to
merge these packages into the tree.

Regards,
Carl-Daniel
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