Summary

This spec suggests replacing 'metapackages' with debtags and/or tasksel

Rationale

The current approach in preselecting a set of packages which is to be installed on the users machine is using 'meta-packages' like 'ubuntu-desktop. This approach has some limitations:

Use cases

Scope

Design

Implementation

Code

Data preservation and migration

Outstanding issues

BoF agenda and discussion


CategorySpec

DebtagsSpec (last edited 2008-08-06 16:38:50 by localhost)