[Mageia-dev] installing minimal is not really that minimal

Wolfgang Bornath molch.b at googlemail.com
Fri Mar 23 11:41:23 CET 2012

2012/3/23 Thierry Vignaud <thierry.vignaud at gmail.com>:
> I've asked previously if we want a firewall installed before summary, anne &
> blino said it was OK

Nice! And how is the user supposed to avoid installing a firewall with
all those dependencies if he does not need it (ie if the firewall
functions are handled by another device in the LAN?)? I see no sense
having a firewall with all dependencies on all my machines in the LAN
when there is a dedicated device/pc for this function. So why not
leave that to the summary (or an extra question) during installer and
then install the necessary packages according to the answer (yes or


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