x86_64 as Fedora's primary platform

Bruno Wolff III bruno at wolff.to
Mon Sep 27 21:32:06 UTC 2010


On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 23:00:45 +0200,
  drago01 <drago01 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> The x86_64 vs. i686 thing aside ... IMO the CD size limit does more
> harm than good and should have been lifted a while ago.

The CD size limit is self imposed by the Spins that choose to do so.

The 4 GiB size limit is a Spins SIG rule, that all published spins are
supposed to adhere to.

Desktop considered using around a 1 GB target for F13, but in the end decided
to stick with being CD sized.


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