[tex-live] The suggestions (from tex-d-l) (Re: Comment on Re: TeXLive-CD/DVD (Installation))

Frank Küster frank at kuesterei.ch
Wed May 23 15:36:48 CEST 2007

Oliver Bandel <oliver at first.in-berlin.de> wrote:

> Maybe also mechanical problems of the DVD....
> ...so that maybe read-errors occur and the drive was slowed down?!
> I inserted the DVD to my Powerbook. It made a lot of sound.
> Even when not reading from the DVD, it made a lot of sound,
> and I think the DVD touches the drive and scratches around.
> This might be another problem.

In other words, we might be spending valuable time and thinking-energy
on a problem that was caused by broken hardware.  

We should better get on and work on updating mechanisms for texlive, or
on reported bugs, etc.

Regards, Frank
Dr. Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)

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