[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: Best way to get minimal system



2010/1/5 Chris Smart <mail christophersmart com>:
> 2010/1/5 Andre Robatino <andre bwh harvard edu>:
>> If you do a text-based install (add "text" to the installer's kernel
>> options, or automatic if you have less than the minimum RAM for a GUI
>> install), you'll get an extremely stripped-down installation (less than
>> 200 packages for F11) whether you want it or not - the text-based
>> installer doesn't offer any package choices anymore.
>
> A huh! Bingo. Exactly what I wanted, thanks!
>
> Also explains why the PPC machine did a text only install - it
> couldn't start the graphical installer.

I have updated the "Anaconda Boot Options" page on the wiki to make
this more clear.

-c


[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]