basesystem - The skeleton package which defines a basic ALT chroot

Distribution: ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository: Classic noarch
Package name: basesystem
Package version: sisyphus
Package release: alt22
Package architecture: noarch
Package type: rpm
Installed size: unknown
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This package defines the components of a basic ALT system (for example, the package installation order to use during bootstrapping).



  • basesystem = 1:sisyphus-alt22

    Install Howto

    1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
      rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
      rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
    2. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    3. Install basesystem rpm package:
      # sudo apt-get install basesystem


    2017-03-22 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1:sisyphus-alt22 - Cleaned up dependencies: * basesystem: - removed: bzip2, coreutils, diffutils, findutils, grep, sed. + added: zstd. * interactivesystem: - removed: less, termutils, service.

    2011-04-06 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1:sisyphus-alt21 - Merged /bin/hostname, mktemp and stat into versioned coreutils. - Moved from basesystem to interactivesystem: SysVinit, e2fsprogs, losetup, service, which; - Added to basesystem: xz.

    2010-11-07 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1:sisyphus-alt20 - Moved chkconfig and startup from basesystem to interactivesystem.

    2009-08-14 - Alexey Tourbin <> 1:sisyphus-alt19 - basesystem: Added which.

    2009-07-29 - Alexey Tourbin <> 1:sisyphus-alt18 - basesystem: Removed info-install. - interactivesystem: Added syslogd-daemon.

    2007-04-11 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1:sisyphus-alt17 - interactivesystem: Removed sound-scripts.