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Re: [SLUG] New Debian Convert
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] New Debian Convert
- From: Jeff Waugh <jdub@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu Feb 8 13:07:02 2001
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<quote who="Craige McWhirter">
> > the simple option for package choice is the task oriented one, right?,
> > but i must have picked some that had some wide ranging dependencies or i
> > left something selected that i didn't really want...
> Can't really answer that. I've never found out what the "Simple" install
> does and haven't used it (so I'm well in the dark there) but your
> assumption sounds right to me. Anyone actually have the answer?
The simple install lists the task package, yeah.
I find it a lot more helpful than dselect (as I haven't yet bought the
chickens to sacrifice), but then, I really only ever choose two or three of
them. I leave the rest to apt.
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