Fedora 19 Final blocker status: fix and karma requests

drago01 drago01 at gmail.com
Sun Jun 23 07:38:50 UTC 2013

On Sun, Jun 23, 2013 at 1:51 AM, Michael Catanzaro
<mike.catanzaro at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, 2013-06-22 at 11:00 -0400, Matthias Clasen wrote:
>> I've filed an update with some 20 packages, only removing excess baggage
>> from /usr/share/doc (duplicate docs, large ChangeLog files, etc). It
>> touches nothing outside /usr/share/doc, so should be fairly safe to let
>> in. That will probably only get us part of the way, so I've also cut
>> some more things from the package set in the .ks file (gnome-system-log,
>> deja-dup).
> That's a shame; Deja Dup is an excellent GNOME 3 backup app, and
> including it by default encourages good (encrypted) backup habits.

Well I agree with Colin's comment in the bug. The primary issue is that we
don't have an application installer. So we tend to install lots of
stuff by default.

We should fix this in F20.

> But I guess something has to go if we care about 1 GB.  (It just seems
> like such a strange target... I don't think you can buy 1 GB USB sticks
> anymore.)

It is a rather arbitrary and pointless limit IMO.

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