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Re: release directories and naming for install images,liveimages,and isos
On 3/19/12 5:57 AM, Izumi Tsutsui wrote:
I use installer-without-images all the time. Easily 95% of my installs
are over the network. I would also argue that the download time is not
insignificant even today.
On Sat, Mar 17, 2012 at 11:14:42PM +0900, Izumi Tsutsui wrote:
> > > Who want bootable installatoin images without set files, for what?
> > For installing?
> > Again, if someone goes to ftp.netbsd.org they ought to be able to get
> > installer images for USB sticks as well as for CDs and for floppies.
> Are you sure how many such users?
No. But I would consider it a regression to have to download a
complete install just to get boot media.
Are you claiming any regression is not acceptable,
even if there is no user on it?
Even if there is a user, it's a completely acceptable regression
to wait an extra few minutes to download an image smaller than
YouTube video nowadays.
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