No more OOo in UNR 10.04

Rashkae ubuntu at tigershaunt.com
Mon Feb 8 00:29:51 UTC 2010


Robert Spanjaard wrote:
> On Sun, 07 Feb 2010 19:24:52 +0000, Chris Jones wrote:
> 
>> Hi,
>>
>>> Don't forget that everything still needs to fit on a single CD.
>> Just thinking out loud but why ? How many machines out there have a CD
>> but not DVD drive these days.
> 
> I don't know, but in poor countries there will be a lot more than where we 
> live.
> 

Maybe, but it seems to me that optical drives have a fairly finite lifespan.


> CD's are still a lot cheaper to distribute, so it's a cost saver for 
> Canonical as well.
> 

That I doubt.  and while I don't have exact figures to back it up, I 
know they aren't "a lot" cheaper, if indeed they aren't now a bit more 
expensive.




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