F17 Beta DVD install options

Dan Mashal dan.mashal at gmail.com
Wed Apr 18 08:06:42 UTC 2012

You can install updates during the initial OS install. Just select updates
and updates-testing repo. You will need network when you do this.

So why do we need a "rolling release" again?


On Tue, Apr 17, 2012 at 8:02 PM, John Wendel <jwendel10 at comcast.net> wrote:

>  On 04/17/2012 01:43 PM, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
> On Tue, 17 Apr 2012 13:38:17 -0700
> Chuck Forsberg WA7KGX N2469R <caf at omen.com> <caf at omen.com> wrote:
>  Why is it that yum update pulls in some 500 MB of updates
> immediately after installing a brand new DVD?  Why does
> the install image have to be riddled with stale files?
>  This is due to the freeze. Things are frozen while trying to compose
> and test a release. After the release is out, a bunch of things that
> were pending show up.
> If we added everything that wanted into the release, we would never
> have a stable image to test.
> kevin
>  And that's precisely why you should just have a rolling release.
> John
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