[Mageia-discuss] Minimal package number at first install

Maarten Vanraes maarten.vanraes at gmail.com
Wed Aug 31 22:32:55 CEST 2011

Op woensdag 31 augustus 2011 21:06:05 schreef 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.

yes, --no-suggests does remove alot of packages, but it's still too much, 
personally i plan to work on this, to make it smaller, but i've having some 
other priorities first...

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