Proposed F18 feature: MiniDebugInfo

Dave Jones davej at redhat.com
Wed May 9 19:14:03 UTC 2012


On Wed, May 09, 2012 at 11:20:43AM -0700, John Reiser wrote:

 > > 1G fits on both the smallest MiniDVD format and most extant USB sticks.
 > > Let's do it already.
 > 
 > If so, then please acknowledge explicitly that Fedora would be discarding
 > some 4% of running, otherwise-capable machines (especially old laptops)
 > that can read only CD and not DVD

As someone who frequently sees bugs that are attributed to old half-dead hardware
that belongs in a recycling center, I'll happily acknowledge anything that leaves
ancient junk behind.

I'd like to see us introduce more explicit cut-offs for support of older hardware.

	Dave



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