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TASKSEL

Section: Debian specific manpage (8)

Updated: 2014-08-02

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NAME

tasksel - a user interface for installing tasks

SYNOPSIS

tasksel install <task>

tasksel remove <task>

tasksel [options]

DESCRIPTION

tasksel shows all available tasks and allows to user to select ones to install

OPTIONS

-t, --test
test mode; don't actually install or remove packages:
--new-install
automatically select some tasks without even displaying them to the user; default other tasks to on; used during new Debian installs.:
--list-tasks
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 runs.:

SEE ALSO

dpkg?(8), apt-get?(8)

FILES

/usr/share/tasksel/*.desc and /usr/local/share/tasksel/*.desc are used to define tasks.

AUTHOR

tasksel was written by Randolph Chung <[email protected]> and Joey Hess <[email protected]>

HISTORY

This document first appeared with tasksel-1.0


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NAME

SYNOPSIS

DESCRIPTION

OPTIONS

SEE ALSO

FILES

AUTHOR

HISTORY