[ubuntu-uk] install just the command-line

Alan Pope alan at popey.com
Thu Jul 23 18:17:34 BST 2009

2009/7/23 doug livesey <biot023 at gmail.com>:
> Not really liking to let things die gracefully & be at peace, I wondered if I could perhaps install just the basic, command-line parts of Ubuntu (linux with all the package managers, I guess) & see if I can get it running as a little server for cron jobs or something that I can just ssh on to.
> What would I be looking for to do this?

You can use the server cd as others have suggested, alternatively you
can use the alternate cd which has a command-line-only option on the
main boot screen.


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