-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 On Sat, Nov 12, 2016 at 08:40:26PM -0800, Sec Tester wrote: > > > > This might add significant time to the install, but could be a tick box > > > option, with a note about extra time. > > > > I think a better practice along these lines is to supply the additional > > packages needed to create a desktop-friendly template... alongside the > > minimal template. This would take a *little* extra time during installation. > > > > Another option would be to simply provide a script that purges all the > > packages that are unneeded for a minimal template. > > > > Good suggestion. A script that shrinks templates into minimals. I like this > idea. A script could then also create a min debian template too. > > I just had a look inside the Qubes-R3.2-x86_64.iso > I found the templates under packages/q > > I wonder if a script could also be used to turn a whonix-ws into a whonix-gw > or vise versa. This could reduce the size of the Qubes.iso by about 500mb. > making more room for other goodies.
Actually, it may be even possible to transform debian-8-minimal into whonix-ws and whonix-gw - given some not-so-big additional local packages repository. Search for "apt-get install whonix" on phabricator.whonix.org. This is on the roadmap, but there are also much more higher priority tasks... - -- Best Regards, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki Invisible Things Lab A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text. Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing? -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2 iQEcBAEBCAAGBQJYKNmzAAoJENuP0xzK19csxjgH/0MCokqN0Zd8Q3XKhDM6cPFA gKwMcFES8udRYCJa2Q72Alxt5M+oUZHhfBQZxU8O7qGogtenQru9Rc8VlbI5guGl Wp7wTg0GSWOuRfwaNu8Hp6jcKF+Lx7VU9ILE53ga8r904EK25ccXUjLyW7H+oAmy MwsC77oYbgbWY47fROJoH8RM42t5Yl2y5sUX5zDB9GrlUJq3fkTOgSYZZsdl6nun GG1KNPKxkPPS7HdWLZ1kIvp3GVUKYReC4eIWoutkXP0RsR5iHDOxV+vHMIqPxbv+ ATnvKVqcSZFroEOvVkDNk8lYpAAP3/oN8LOGB+MhQhVlWmU5zZ2vFfuMpPyyP3c= =JQbf -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/qubes-users/20161113212300.GC1839%40mail-itl. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.