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The minimal iso image will download packages from online archives at installation time instead of providing them on the install media itself. Downloading packages at install time reduces the size of the iso image to approximately ~40MB depending on architecture (see below), as well as providing only the packages needed for installation. The ...
The list of precompiled packages/libraries and their versions available for some Ubuntu version (eg. 14.04) are available on this page: http://packages.ubuntu.com/source/trusty/devel/
You can always search on packages.ubuntu.com
Anyway, The most straightforward method of checking a version of a library in Ubuntu is using the following command: dpkg -l | grep <package name> For example: dpkg -l | grep php5-cli returns: ii php5-cli 5.5.9+dfsg-1ubuntu4.14 amd64 command-line interpreter for the php5 scripting language
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