Installing a compiler by default

Anders Karlsson trudheim at
Thu Jun 8 21:55:22 BST 2006

On Thu, 2006-06-08 at 12:02 -0700, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> The problem is exacerbated by the live CD environment, where packages can
> only be installed into memory, and shipping the necessary packages in the
> live environment *only* is problematic for the reasons stated above.

To document IRC speculation. How about installing the gcc tool-chain in
the LiveCD image by default, so it is available, but leaving it on
install media and not installing by default for all else. Then making
available a System menu option that will install it in a single action?

Kind Regards,

Anders Karlsson <trudheim at>
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