Re: Bug#497304: general: packages cannot be partially installed
On 20-Sep-08, 19:28 (CDT), Hendrik Sattler <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> That's not what he said. If installation of language files (they can still be
> in the program package) could be only done for the language(s) that the user
> wants (many systems only will ever use one specific translation), you could
> reduce the installed files by many thousands.
> Actually nobody needs all of them but only a subset. Disc space of cheap most
> of the time, though.
apt-get install localepurge