Installing a compiler by default

Paul Sladen ubuntu at
Sun Jun 11 20:59:56 BST 2006

On Sat, 10 Jun 2006, Carlos Ribeiro wrote:
> Add VMWare (which in fact need to install a couple Linux Kernel modules)

Yes, the vmware modules are in so installed automatically when
'vmware-player' is installed:


so no need for the compiler.  The compiler is always there to be 'apt-get
install'ed when needed;  so the CD space is used for things like media
players and word-processors that are more likely to be needed quickly.

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