William Hubbs, le Fri 22 May 2009 18:25:34 -0500, a écrit :
> On Sat, May 23, 2009 at 01:07:45AM +0200, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> > > The developers have asked me to sho how big the software is, and I have
> > > done that. Basically, if you don't include alsa support, it is
> > > somewhere around 3 mb or so.
> > Compressed?
> I'm not sure what you mean by compressed.
Like gzip-ed or bzip-ed.
> > See the results I got with Debian on
> > http://lists.debian.org/debian-boot/2009/03/msg00163.html
Here I'm talking about the udebs size (compressed archives, that
actually take room on the CD) vs unpacked size (room taken only in
> Part of the difference you are seeing, I think, is that when we install
> packages, everything is installed
That's possible indeed. Debian makes a difference between debs and udebs
(micro-debs), the latter only containing what is required to start the