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tasksel - a user interface for installing tasks
tasksel install <task>
tasksel remove <task>
tasksel shows all available tasks and allows to user to select
ones to install
- -t, --test
test mode; don't actually install or remove packages
automatically select some tasks without even displaying them to the user;
default other tasks to on; used during new Debian installs.
list on stdout the tasks that would be displayed in the tasksel interface
- --task-packages task
lists on stdout the packages that are available and part of the given task
Note that this option may be given more than once.
- --task-desc task
outputs the extended description of the given task
- --debconf-apt-progress options
Pass the specified options to the debconf-apt-progress command that tasksel
are used to define tasks.
tasksel was written by Randolph Chung <email@example.com
and Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org
This document first appeared with tasksel-1.0
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