simple-cdd(1) create custom debian-installer CDs


simple-cdd [options]


Specify a configuration file
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/ directory)
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 reprepro)
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 (/usr/share/simple-cdd/x-basic.*)


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