iso file size after decompression, overburning

Steffen Nurpmeso steffen at
Fri Aug 19 03:50:18 PDT 2016

 |Its getting harder and harder to fit a reasonable base dist onto a CD.  \
 |I really recommend using the USB disk image instead of trying to burn \
 |an ISO.

I didn't want to start a thread, but now jumping in to add that
the release image was only about 170 MB when compressed with
xz(1), which would have saved ~100 MB download (and archive
storage) compared to bzip2.  (This matters here, more often than
Thanks for (the) DragonFlyBSD (ISO).


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