Some package don't needed for Ubuntu Server edition

Mathias Gug mathiaz at
Wed Oct 17 17:21:14 UTC 2007

Hi Jim,

On Tue, Oct 16, 2007 at 06:23:47PM -0400, Jim Tarvid wrote:
> want minimal installs. If I were going to do a lot of servers of a
> particular type, I would build a dummy package with the needed dependencies.

Another solution is to use preseeding. It doesn't involve the creation
of a dummy package and is directly supported by the installer from the
ubuntu-server cd.

More information about preseeding can be found in the alternate
installation guide:


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