DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2008-05
Re: GSoC: LiveCD
Louisa Luciani wrote:
> Simon 'corecode' Schubert wrote:
> > Oliver Fromme wrote:
> > > On the other hand, there are still some machines that
> > > only have CD-ROM drives (not DVD). Maybe those could be
> > > supported with a stripped-down version of the DVD, e.g.
> > > by omitting some cool-but-not-important stuff (some script
> > > could generate this automatically).
> > In the interest of not getting distracted by the size discussion, I
> > suggest targetting a 1.35GB size, but not worrying really about any size
> > constraints. I could imagine that when the DVD is ready, some
> > compression driver pops up in the kernel, to make it work on CDs as well :)
> Perhaps we could have the liveDVD as the "default" platform then and
> use techniques (compression/omission) to make liveCDs compatible?
Yes, that's exactly what I meant to say.
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