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A user interface for installing tasks.

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2018-03-07
TASKSEL(8) Debian specific manpage TASKSEL(8)

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-from waypoint Start the debconf-apt-progress bar here. --debconf-apt-to waypoint End the debconf-apt-progress bar here. --debconf-apt-progress options Pass the specified options to the debconf-apt-progress command that tasksel runs. These will be appended to any --from and --to options constructed by tasksel itself based on --debconf-apt-from and --debconf-apt-to options.

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 <@debian.org> and Joey Hess <@debian.org>

HISTORY

This document first appeared with tasksel-1.0
3.34ubuntu11 2018-03-07 TASKSEL(8)
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