[clug] Re: SuSE Live DVD

Basil Chupin blchupin at tpg.com.au
Tue Feb 15 11:56:44 GMT 2005

Brett Worth wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 14, 2005 at 09:39:35PM +1100, Basil Chupin wrote:
>>Having said that, the APC version is deficient but I cannot tell how 
>>many of the apps in SuSE official release version have been left out- I 
>>do know that the bits that I am interested in (v4l-tools, tvtime, and 
>>some games) are not there. Of course, one can download the missing bits 
>>from the ftp site but one needs to arm oneself with a list of 
>>dependencies for each app. before trying to download them this way.
> If you use "you" and point it at the ftp site the dependencies are
> automatically determined and fetched.
> I downloaded the 5.1GB this time but next release I might just do the
> minimal download and "you" the other bits.

Now that is a neat trick. Thanks for this information. I'll try YOU to 
grab some needed files.


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