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    LiveCD image too big for CD's

    Just thought this was funny. The liveCD image is 730 MB, while CD's only hold 700MB.

    I tried the minimal install, and it wouldn't even bring up Linux at all. It stopped after detecting mouse and sat in A: drive.

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    Linux Guru bigtomrodney's Avatar
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    Nov 2004
    You can burn the image to a DVD or there are larger CDs available of 850MB in size. They are a little bit more expensive harder to come by so the DVD route might be easier.

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    Figured it out, it was my CD Burner program. It must allocate extra memory for something, and considered this part of the file.

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