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Re: How is it decided what packages go on what CD?

Le Mon, Dec 27, 1999 at 05:58:48PM +1100, Martijn van Oosterhout écrivait:
> All the packages are pulled in by the Depends lines of the task-*
> packages?

Yes, just after the inclusion of the base & standard system.

> I modified my package ordering tool to take care of this. It would
> appear
> if you only consider packages from main and contrib (including non-us),
> just over 99% of people could be happy with just the first CD.

If you can give me a file (with a package name per line) giving all the
packages that should go in the first CD, then I'll use it to select which
packages will be used to fill the first CD once the standard &
task-related packages are already included.

In order to work, I may have to disable the auto include of suggested
packages since it is a bit expansive for its checking (for example, if 
it does find a virtual package, then all packages providing it will be

Raphaël Hertzog -=- http://tux.u-strasbg.fr/~raphael/
<pub> CDs Debian : http://tux.u-strasbg.fr/~raphael/debian/#cd </pub>

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