On Friday, March 20, 2015, 9:33:55 AM, Stephen Gallagher wrote:
On Fri, 2015-03-20 at 07:30 -0600, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
> On Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:22:24 -0400
> Stephen Gallagher <sgallagh(a)redhat.com> wrote:
> > I should also note that this isn't trimming down the package set
> > on the DVD media; I'm still including the old hardware support as
> > an optional installation. It will reduce the size of the
> > installed system somewhat, though.
> Looks fine to me. +1
Thanks Dan, Kevin. Pushed to master. It will be in TC4.
May I suggest another candidate for removal?
Since servers do not have wireless, could we also please remove
ModemManager from the default server install? This is part of default
NetworkManager suite, and used for creating a network connection via
Aside from taking up space, it has persistent issues where it
incorrectly misrecognizes devices during initialization, and then
failing when that device turns out not to be suitable. There are
discussion on the master about converting from a blacklist for known
bad devices, to a whitelist for known good devices.
for open bugs.
There does not seem to be any development activity for this problem,
so removing ModemManager helps with both NETINST disk size, and fewer