Getting rid of the pre-grub screen

Matthew Miller mattdm at
Fri Nov 19 03:06:05 UTC 2004

On Wed, Nov 17, 2004 at 09:10:17AM -0000, Paul Grenyer wrote:
> >I would recommend only installating packages you absolutely require
> >and removing the rest to keep things manageable
> Too late. I just let up2date do the lot.

Not necessarily too late -- it's still good advice. If you don't need a
package (especially one that contains a daemon or network service, or a
setuid binary), uninstall it. You can always add it back if you need it

Matthew Miller           mattdm at        <>
Boston University Linux      ------>                <>

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