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Re: [opensuse] Where can I find the Image of the Handout DVD?
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 05 Jul 2006 09:45:12 +0200
  • Message-id: <hoodw4o5pz.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Boyd Lynn Gerber <gerberb@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

> On Tue, 4 Jul 2006, jdd wrote:
>> Boyd Lynn Gerber wrote:
>> > I have been told that the Handout DVD is able to do an installation from
>> > it. I would like to get and burn this image to play with it? Where may I
>> > download a copy of the image?
>> what do you call "the handout dvd"?
>> we have dvd iso (installable) and live dvd (not installable)
>> there is around on magazines a dvd live that is also installable, but not from
>> us
> I know of the two, but the person I was talking with said Novell gave out
> CD/DVD much like the live dvd but was able to be installed. Much like
> what I have been told is on some magazines. He was not sure which event
> he attended that they were handed out. He was able to use the live
> portion to partition the HD and then do the install to it. He was not
> really familar with SUSE Linux, but was very impressed with this ability.
> This is really what I am seaking. Use the CD/DVD to test the hardware to
> make sure everything works, then install it to the system being tested.

That's a DVD that contains two ISOs - the live DVD and the installable
DVD with a changed loader to choose between them.

You can get each piece separatly but there's not much sense in adding
another 4 GB on the ftp mirrors,

Andreas Jaeger, aj@xxxxxxx,
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, Maxfeldstr. 5, 90409 N├╝rnberg, Germany
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