[SPAM] [Test-Announce] Announcing the release of Fedora 20 Alpha!

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Wed Sep 25 08:42:52 UTC 2013

On Tue, 2013-09-24 at 19:51 -0700, Chuck Forsberg WA7KGX wrote:
> On 09/24/2013 07:46 PM, Adam Williamson wrote:
> > On Tue, 2013-09-24 at 17:08 -0400, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> >> Ɓukasz Posadowski (mail at lukaszposadowski.pl) said:
> >>> Fedora, you did it again. :) But I hoped you would remember this time: 5
> >>> gigs do not fit on a single DVD. Oh yes, happy birthday.
> >> Already filed in bugzilla, not considered an alpha blocker.
> > The reason being that 5GB *do* fit on a single DVD if it's DL. And, more
> > to the point, they fit fine on a USB stick or in a VM, which we figure
> > is how most people test these days.
> Why not use 7GB then?

We don't 'aim' for 5GB. We aim for the target size - single-layer DVD
size - but for Alpha, because it's still pretty possible to test the
image if it's over-size, we don't block if it goes over size.

> One ISO with Gnome, KDE, Xfce, Exim, Mingw and Wine?

The DVD already has GNOME, KDE and Xfce, and the other things you
mention seem pretty random and special-interest.
Adam Williamson
Fedora QA Community Monkey
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