If you forgot to select some software at the "Software Selection" screen on a fresh install, what are the commands to install them after the fact. I know you can install them manually at anytime after everything is said and done, but what are the commands to install just as if you [*]starred them on that screen.

For instance:

sudo apt-get install lamp-server^

will install the LAMP Server. What are the commands for the DNS Server, Mail Server and Tomcat Java server?


Even after the installer you can use tasksel to install tasks, it just needs installing:

sudo apt-get install tasksel
sudo tasksel

If you're just after a list of available tasks, tasksel is still the easiest way to achieve this. Install it and run tasksel --list-task and you get a nice list of the available tasks, their install status and a description.

And if you need a trimmed list, something like this should do:

tasksel --list-task | awk '{ print $2 }'

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