[Mageia-discuss] Minimal package number at first install

Florian Hubold doktor5000 at arcor.de
Wed Aug 31 21:14:05 CEST 2011

Am 31.08.2011 21:06, schrieb Xuo:
> Hi,
> I've just installed mageia-1 with the minimal number of packages (without 
> urpmi) as it is possible to select during install.
> Then the required disk space used is about 660Mb !!
> I am not a specialist, but isn't it possible to have a "real" minimal number 
> of packages installed ? For example, FreeNas is about 100Mb large.
> I can give the list of the installed packages but I don't know which ones I 
> could remove (if it is possible to remove any of them).
> For me, the minimal list should be :
>   * kernel
>   * main commands (ls, mkdir, ...) + rpm (+urpmi for non-specialists !!)
>   * ssh + nfs network
> Then I could add all packages I want, one by one.
> Regards.
> Xuo.
The smallest possible install would be with urpmi --no-suggests 
basesystem-minimal ;)

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