#90 explain netinstall image differences
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  Use the Fedora Server DVD image when you want customized Fedora Server installations using an offline installation source.

  

- netinstall Image::  The netinstall image boots directly into the installation environment, and uses the online Fedora package repositories as the installation source. With a netinstall image, you can select a wide variety of packages to create a customized installation of Fedora.

+ netinstall Image::  The netinstall image boots directly into the installation environment, and uses the online Fedora package repositories as the installation source. With a netinstall image, you can install any Fedora Edition or select a wide variety of packages to create a customized installation of Fedora.

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+ Compared to Fedora Workstation DVD image with Fedora Workstation installation: the netinstall images do not hide the GRUB2 menu.

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+ The link:++https://alt.fedoraproject.org++[netinstall images] have different default settings:

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- The Fedora Server netinstall image is a universal one, and can be used to install any Fedora Edition or your own set of favorite packages.

+ * Fedora Server:

+ ** presets Fedora Server Edition

+ ** LVM with XFS file system configuration

+ ** server firewall configuration

+ ** 15 GiB hard disk space assigned to /; remaining free space left as unpartitioned LVM space

+ * Everything:

+ ** presets Fedora Custom Operating System

+ ** BTRFS file system configuration

+ ** client firewall configuration

+ ** hard disk space assignment does not leave unpartitioned free space

  

  ARM images::  For many ARM systems, Fedora provides preconfigured filesystem images. Write the image to removable media and boot directly into a Fedora installation that's ready to use.

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