[CentOS-devel] [CentOS-qa] 5.4 - i386 isos and tree

Phil Schaffner Philip.R.Schaffner at NASA.gov
Thu Oct 15 13:20:43 UTC 2009


Patrice Guay wrote on 10/13/2009 01:31 PM:
> Phil Schaffner wrote:
...
>> Is there interest in a LiveDVD with more functionality than will fit on
>> a CD?  Perhaps "full desktop/office/productivity/multimedia" GNOME
>> and/or KDE versions?
>>
> If you have a kickstart file ready with such functionalities, publishing 
> it on the LiveCD trac website would be the first step. Adding a 
> documentation page explaining how to build such a LiveCD and what are 
> its benefits would come next.

I have a kickstart file that worked to create a DVD image with a lot 
more components.  I'll run through the process again with a bit more 
thought before putting it out in public.  Will also give some thought to 
writing up the benefits.

What I was really wondering is if such a LiveDVD image might be 
distributed by CentOS like the LiveCD, but allowing more functionality 
by removing the restrictions imposed by the size of a CD.

Phil


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