DVD downloads?

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Fri Oct 8 19:33:57 UTC 2010


On Fri, 2010-10-08 at 12:56 -0500, Jordon Bedwell wrote:
> On Fri, 2010-10-08 at 13:43 -0400, Ric Moore wrote:
> > There it is, right off of my invoice... 
> > 
> > Products
> > ------------------------------------------------------
> > 1 x Ubuntu 10.10 CD or DVD (Maverick) = $4.99
> >         Available Media DVD
> >         Computer Type 32 bit (x86)
> > ------------------------------------------------------
> > Sub-Total: $4.99
> > Standard (First Class Mail : 0.04 lb(s)): $2.07
> > Total: $7.06
> > 
> > 
> > It will save me (and the list) $7.06 worth of aggravation, so that is
> > ~cheap~, nor will I be plaguing the list with a bunch of BS errors. If
> > something does go wrong, it'll be a serious error, not a self-inflicted
> > one. Ric
> 
> https://shop.canonical.com/product_info.php?products_id=765
> $6.33 or £4.00 = Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Ubuntu Server (3 Set)
> 
> https://shop.canonical.com/product_info.php?products_id=746
> $7.92 or £5.00  = 5 Pack of Ubuntu
> 
> I buy the 5 pack so I can support Ubuntu by way of Canonical and so I
> can give copies to my friends who use Ubuntu too, but download, it's
> always nice to have a 'pretty copy' as I say.  Who doesn't love that
> damn sleeve design huh? :P
> 
> The only thing that bothers me is they have yet to provide an American
> vendor (anywhere in America ~ not just the United States) vendor so
> overnight shipping costs an arm and a leg (no I don't get it, but I
> would if they had vendors in the US.)

>From what I read before, the difference between the Ubuntu CD and the
Ubuntu DVD is just the addition of language packs. That leaves a good
bit of space I would think. Ric


-- 
My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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