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Re: utilities




On Tue 25 Sep 2018 at 15:56:11 (+0100), Brian wrote:
> On Tue 25 Sep 2018 at 12:11:56 +0000, Matthew Crews wrote:
> > On 9/25/18 2:08 AM, Thakur Mahashaya wrote:
> > > Hi!
> > > Please tell me what is the list of standard utilities in Debian?....wget, apt, curl, transport-https, sources.list, man, dd, sha256sum,......what else?

> > Running tasksel on a running system, and I don't see an option for
> > standard system utilities etiher.
> > 
> > Maybe this is a bug in the installer?
> 
> A guess: searching an installer image for Priority: standard packages
> is quick. Searching the archives isn't.

I've been deleting this thread as a likely troll, but I always check
your posts. Sorry to attach at random. Anyway, here's where the
phrase "standard system utilities" occurs in the debian-installer. As
you see, it's what I always install myself before adding the next ~200
packages from a script (plus a heap of fonts).

  ┌───────────────────────────┤ [!] Software selection ├────────────────────────────┐   
  │                                                                                 │   
  │ At the moment, only the core of the system is installed. To tune the system     │   
  │ to your needs, you can choose to install one or more of the following           │   
  │ predefined collections of software.                                             │   
  │                                                                                 │   
  │ Choose software to install:                                                     │   
  │                                                                                 │   
  │                          [ ] Debian desktop environment                         │   
  │                          [ ] ... GNOME                                          │   
  │                          [ ] ... Xfce                                           │   
  │                          [ ] ... KDE                                            │   
  │                          [ ] ... Cinnamon                                       │   
  │                          [ ] ... MATE                                           │   
  │                          [ ] ... LXDE                                           │   
  │                          [ ] web server                                         │   
  │                          [*] print server                                       │   
  │                          [*] SSH server                                         │   
  │                          [*] standard system utilities                          │   
  │                                                                                 │   
  │                                   <Continue>                                    │   
  │                                                                                 │   
  └─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────┘   

Cheers,
David.