[Mageia-dev] Minimal mageia install

Pascal Terjan pterjan at gmail.com
Tue Oct 23 15:23:59 CEST 2012

On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 1:53 PM, Bruno Cornec <Bruno.Cornec at hp.com> wrote:
> Helo,
> I'm in the process of redeploying automatically my firewall machine,
> using Mageia. For that I'd like to have a very minimal install.
> However, I'm ending up with 580 packages, among them a lot of X11
> content, whereas I want a text base install only.
> If I try to remove some of them, I end up having to remove basesystem
> which isn't an option.
> So why is libdrakx-kbd-mouse mandatory e.g. in basesystem ?
> Another question is I could urpme lib64xrandr2 (and erase as a
> consequence 26 packages, none of them being in my list).
> Why did they came on my install first ??

There is an option to not use them

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