Planning for TL5
Sun, 5 Sep 1999 23:51:35 +0100 (BST)
Arthur Ogawa writes:
> Karl, I think the new machine should have a CDR drive. Do you
> agree? I recall that Sebastian at one time was hunting for a CDR,
UKTUG purchased one for the project, FWIW
> so I think we had best
> prepare ourselves with the requirement in mind. I know that the inclusion of
> the CDR drive has certain implications, some of which bear on
> Karl. Do people think it would be appropriate to cut the master
> this way?
depends where the box is! it puts an onus on Karl to put disks in and
out, which he may not want. i don't think its needed,
personally. many of us can easily cut CDs now.
> Also, it seems to me that storage at 18Gb would be a good cost effective
> choice and would ensure that the machine would be useful for many years to
where "many" may be as much as 2 or 3 :-}
> Albeit separate from the purchase of the new machine, you might
> consider proposing that TUG register the domains "texlive.com" and
> "texlive.org", which are currently unregistered.
I personally wouldn't support this. we are not .com people, and whats
wrong with texlive.tug.org? or am I out of fashion?