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"tasksel is a useful command for Debian and Ubuntu users because it installs predefined collections of software. Say you're looking at adding video editing tools or a LAMP server (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP). You could install the various components separately by issuing a series of sudo apt-get install commands, or you could just type

sudo tasksel

"and select from the list ...Ubuntu users should not use tasksel to uninstall groups. There's a long-standing bug.."

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