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Old 12-28-2005, 08:59 AM   #1
nleslie
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ISO image won't fit on CD


Maybe this is a silly question....but i am new to Linux and trying to install a mandrake distribution. When i download the ISO image and extract it, it ends up being more than the 700 mb allowed on a cd? Am i doing something wrong?
 
Old 12-28-2005, 09:09 AM   #2
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Do not extract the ISO image, it is ready to burn. Check the manual and/or help pages of your burning software for the proper settings to burn an ISO image. And yes, 700+ MB is allowed when burning an ISO image to the media.

Maybe this will help;

http://www.linuxiso.org/viewdoc.php/howtoburn.html
 
Old 12-30-2005, 10:49 AM   #3
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Thanks a mil. I've now installed Mandrake Linux...and it's working great....i have a few questions but i'll post on the Mandrake group...thankx
 
  


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