Re: debian-9.5.0-amd64-xfce-CD-1.iso missing files for install without mirror
Pascal Hambourg wrote:
>Le 04/11/2018 Ã 14:52, Steve McIntyre a Ã©critÂ :
>> Pascal Hambourg wrote:
>> In article <[🔎] firstname.lastname@example.org> you write:
>>> Le 04/11/2018 Ã?Â 01:23, Steve McIntyre a Ã?Â©critÃ?Â :
>>>> As I just wrote elsewhere, it looks like a bug in
>>>> the security.d.o infrastructure. I'm chasing that now.
>>> Do you mean that all packages with Priority: standard and their
>>> dependencies are supposed to be present in installation CD images ?
>> Correct. That's part of the design. It works well, until reality
>> changes underneath us like this. :-)
>Well, if I am counting right, this is not true for the multi-arch
>netinst image :
>- 85 packages found in the main section for i386.
>- Only 43 packages found in the multi-arch CD image main section.
>Is it an exception because a netinst image is not supposed to be used
>without a mirror ?
Sorry, netinsts are special - they only contain the installer and the
base system and a *very* limited set of extra packages that are
The base system will end up overlapping a little with Priority:
standard (the 43 you've seen). That's all. You still get a basic
useful system with a netinst only, but it won't have all of "Standard"
Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. email@example.com
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