Installing a compiler by default
andyr at wizzy.com
Thu Jun 8 20:12:18 BST 2006
On Thu, 08 Jun 2006, Ricardo Pérez López wrote:
> What about including the compiler into the installation CD, but don't
> installing it by default? The only difference between this case and the
> lack-of-compiler case could be a simple "sudo apt-get install gcc",
> getting the compiler from the CD and without the need for an internet
I think this is best.
There is often firmware needed, downloaded as binaries from warez places.
I am a command-line guy, and I need gcc for other reasons.
(I have source code for the conexant drivers at
but I haven't used them myself.)
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