FreeBSD 7.0 on DVD

Brian bri at
Fri Feb 1 07:02:59 PST 2008

Bachilo Dmitry wrote:
> Good day, everybody.
> As far as I know there will be now 3 installation CDs for FreeBSD 7.0, I 
> wonder, isn't it a time to begin making the FreeBSD installation DVDs. Sinse 
> most people already have this drive anyway, why not make the DVD al least as 
> an option? It would so ease the install process, which now require to change 
> the CDs making the autoinstall impossible.
> What do I understand wrong?
One option is to do a network install, as opposed to off of a disk.  
Then you just burn a very small ISO and download what you need.  For 
this to be worth it you need a moderately fast Internet connection.


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