Validity of the CD size limit nowadays [Re: Features/ArchitectureSupport - changing what we build for]
mw_triad at users.sourceforge.net
Fri Feb 6 17:00:34 UTC 2009
Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 05, 2009 at 18:10:32 -0600,
> Matthew Woehlke <mw_triad at nospam.please> wrote:
Ahem. Please do not quote my e-mail address unobfuscated in message bodies.
>> Why not format it ext2/3/4? ;-) That's what I did (and went on to use
>> the same stick to install Cambridge on my Asus).
> Because then it can't be used to transfer files to and from windows systems
> without booting from it.
"windows systems"? What are those? ;-)
(I could also ask why you'd ever want to use such a system /without/
booting it from the stick so that you have a real OS :-), but I concede
that if you have to deal with such, then needing to install a 'doze extX
driver can be annoying.)
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