[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Self-contained GuixSD Installer

From: Joshua Branson
Subject: Re: Self-contained GuixSD Installer
Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 12:26:19 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.1 (gnu/linux)

Ludovic Courtès <> writes:

> Hi,
> Gurjeet Singh <> skribis:
>> Does a self-contained GuixSD installer exist? I tried running GuixSD
>> in a VM (in VBox, on macOS), and for that I downloaded the ISO image.
>> The ISO image, after a few prompts, then tries to install everything
>> from the internet.
> The Guix System (formerly known as “GuixSD”) installer cannot be
> entirely self-contained because there are many different choices users
> can make from there: desktop environments, network services, etc.
> However, if you choose a bare-bones, non-graphical kind of system
> installation, most if not all of it is already in the ISO.

That's personally how I install guix system.  I find it's easier to
install the bare-bones.scm...Then after rebooting I switch my config to
my actual config file.

Joshua Branson (joshuaBPMan in #guix)
Sent from Emacs and Gnus
  "You can have whatever you want, as long as you help
enough other people get what they want." - Zig Ziglar

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]