Package: debootstrap (1.0.37ubuntu1~lucid1)
Links for debootstrap
Download Source Package debootstrap:
Original Maintainers (usually from Debian):
- Debian Install System Team (Mail Archive)
- Anthony Towns
- Joey Hess
- Junichi Uekawa
- Colin Watson
It should generally not be necessary for users to contact the original maintainer.
Bootstrap a basic Debian system
debootstrap is used to create a Debian base system from scratch, without requiring the availability of dpkg or apt. It does this by downloading .deb files from a mirror site, and carefully unpacking them into a directory which can eventually be chrooted into.
Other Packages Related to debootstrap
- dep: wget
- retrieves files from the web