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       simple-cdd - create custom debian-installer CDs


       simple-cdd [options]


       --conf Specify a configuration file

       --dist Specify a distribution (etch, lenny, sid)

              Enable graphical installer by default

              Set defaults for serial console

              Generate a local mirror

              Do not generate a local mirror

              Select  profiles  (Examples  in  /usr/share/simple-cdd/profiles/

              Profiles only used while building the CD

              Pre-select and automatically install these profiles

              List of packages to be included on CD’s local package repository

              Select locale (language and country)

              Select keyboard (console-keymaps-at/keymap debconf question)

              Specify       debian      mirror      (The      default      is:

              Specify      securty      mirror      (The      default      is:

              List the mirror tools to be used (The defaults are both wget and

              List of kernel packages to be included on the CD

              Display the usage message

              Use qemu to test the built image

              Only issue a warning if a preseeding file is invalid

              Specify distribution to pull simple-cdd-profiles udeb from

              Specify additional distribution to pull udebs from


       simple-cdd --profiles x-basic -g
              Build a custom image using the default options, except for using
              the  graphical  installer  by  default  and  the x-basic profile


       This manual page was written by Gustavo Franco  <>,  for
       the Debian project (but may be used for others).

                                Oct 28th, 2007                   SIMPLE-CDD(1)