also sprach Geert Stappers <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2004.11.07.1802 +0100]: > To get a minimal system, I use this trick: > > * select nothing in tasksel > . you get forced into the ugly looking aptitude > * quit aptitude, it is the first thing you do > * confirm the quit (aptitude is probably dissapointed that it isn't used) > . debian-installer continues If you do this, then the next time you run aptitude, it will pull in all the stuff you previously ignored. Of course, if you don't use aptitude, it should not matter to you. The only way to get a minimal system and the ability to use aptitude later is by skipping the software installation step in base-config altogether. -- Please do not send copies of list mail to me; I read the list! .''`. martin f. krafft <email@example.com> : :' : proud Debian developer, admin, user, and author `. `'` `- Debian - when you have better things to do than fixing a system Invalid/expired PGP subkeys? Use subkeys.pgp.net as keyserver!
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