Installing a compiler by default

Carlos Ribeiro carribeiro at
Tue Jun 13 01:47:50 BST 2006

On 6/11/06, Paul Sladen <ubuntu at> wrote:
> 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:
>   vmware-player-kernel-modules
> 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.

I meant to say VMWare server, not player. As for the CD size, yes, that's
something sensible - using the space for things most regular users are more
prone to install.

Carlos Ribeiro
Consultoria em Projetos
mail: carribeiro at
mail: carribeiro at
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