Re: Switch default installation image link?
- Date: Tue, 6 Jun 2017 13:53:10 +0100
- From: Colin Tuckley <colin@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Switch default installation image link?
On 06/06/17 13:01, Steve McIntyre wrote:
> For a number of years, we've been linking to the amd64/i386 netinst
> installer image from the front page. I think it's time to just switch
> that to just an amd64 image for stretch now.
> I'm *also* tempted to switch from the netinst to the first DVD image
> instead - network connections have improved a lot.
I'd be inclined to say no to that. There are places (even in the UK)
where network access is still quite slow. People with fast networks can
use the netinst image and let *that* take advantage of the speed, and,
also, the netinst image fits on small, cheaper, media.
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