[PC-BSD Testing] Suggestion: Option to include CD/DVD ROM as mirror in System Manager

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Jul 24 13:01:18 PDT 2013


On 07/23/2013 10:55, claive alvin Acedilla wrote:
> It is also nice to include DVD ROM as mirror in System Manager so that
> when user decided want to install System Packages later after
> installing PC-BSD, it is much faster because the system packages or
> meta packages are installed directly from the PC-BSD DVD installer
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There are a few problems doing this:

1. No repo files on DVD
2. The DVD only contains a small sub-set of available packages
3. The packages will most likely be out of date in 2 weeks or so and may
not install properly


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Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
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