I'm doing a reinstall of Mint 14 Cinnamon and had to sit here smoking a pipe for a full 45 minutes while the installer downloaded language packs over the clagged out hinternet.
Surely the downlload could be greatly minimised by asking the user if they want additional language packs.
Mint Donor #3606
kubuntu 13.04, kernel 3.9.4-custom-i7-3770K-PREEMPTIVE,
Intel i7 3770K, 16GB 2133MHz XMP,
4 Samsung 840 PRO 128GB SSDs in RAID0,
8TB HW RAID10, dual 24" Acer X243H,
Gigabyte nVidia GTX 680 Super Overclock