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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 run apt-get on exit

       -r, --required
           install all required-priority packages

       -i, --important
           install all important-priority packages

       -s, --standard
           install all standard-priority packages

       -n, --no-ui
           don't show UI; use with -r or -i usually

       --new-install
           automatically select some tasks without even displaying them to the
           user; 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

SEE ALSO
       dpkg(8), apt-get(8)

FILES
       /usr/share/tasksel/debian-tasks.desc

AUTHOR
       tasksel was written by Randolph Chung <tausqATdebian.org> and Joey Hess
       <joeyhATdebian.org>

HISTORY
       This document first appeared with tasksel-1.0



2.24                              2005-02-23                        TASKSEL(8)