[Mageia-discuss] I'd like to start to discuss the possibility of having one language per iso when it comes to full DVD-versions, similar to the Live-versions.
kristoffer.grundstrom1983 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 14 03:02:01 CEST 2011
Kira skrev 2011-09-14 02:55:
> 在 Wed, 14 Sep 2011 08:51:15 +0800, Kristoffer Grundström
> <kristoffer.grundstrom1983 at gmail.com>寫道:
>> A long time have I wondered why a Swedish man/woman would want to
>> have more languages on his/her iso to install just Swedish as language.
>> I'm therefor opening a discussion to perhaps solve this little
>> proposal that I've got.
>> Look at the Live-iso's that we have to offer, they come with 16
>> languages each.
>> Lets think for a second that a user doesn't want to install a
>> Live-system & to use a large iso with unnessecary languages is out of
>> How does he/she solve it to install Mageia?
>> My idea is that we transform the full-DVD iso to one-language only,
>> but more iso's in the end.
>> Like this:
>> mageia-dvd-1-i586.iso in a language-dir under
>> The result is that you shrink the DVD much & you can add other stuff
>> that doesn't fit in the ordinary DVD's for some reason.......perhaps
>> add more drivers.
>> I got my idea from looking in the Mozilla-way of showing people how
>> to find their language-version of Firefox, Thunderbird etc.....
>> Don't get me wrong about this....... I really really really
>> REEEEEEAALLY love Mageia & I intend to continue using it for all
>> future, but I just wanted to make a proposition that makes the choice
>> of iso much easier.
>> Please think about it & discuss the pro's & con's.
> A Major question: So you got about 50~60 or even more different ISO
> with only difference in language? I think that would cause too much
> mirror resource and not too many mirror would like to offer the services.
Well, all problems can be solved. This is just a cosmetical issue.
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