ubuntu-desktop & brltty

Matthias Klose doko at ubuntu.com
Mon Apr 17 14:42:23 BST 2006

Patrick McFarland schrieb:
> On Monday 17 April 2006 06:30, Étienne Bersac wrote:
>> Hello,
>>> IMHO, ubuntu-desktop is getting too big :/
>> I agree with you. Ubuntu should be more modular. Debian, Mandriva and
>> Fedora are modular : at the end of the installation, the installer
>> ask for "modules" to be installed such as "Web server", "Print
>> server", "Laptop support", etc. An automatic preselection will be a
>> great feature.
>> Ubuntu install accessibility software, HP printers support, Raid,
>> LVM, EVMS and a bunch of other stuff that most of users don't use
>> together.
> I actually hate HP printer support. I don't own one, and never plan on owning 
> one, so why do I have to load a daemon to support them?

edit /etc/default/hplip to disable hplip.

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