The %packages section of a kickstart config file
only has syntax for adding packages, not removing
I know that sounds odd at first but it would be
useful to be able to say something like
@ GNOME Workstation
To have the standard "GNOME Workstation" install
but without jade (or some other small number of
The work around is to remove the package in the
post install script but including it only to remove
it lengthens the install (which is significant if
you have a lot of machines to do).
Added to feature request list.
*** Bug 13863 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Moving to RESOVLED - DEFERRED from CLOSED - DEFERRED
Thank you for the suggestion but this feature is not something we plan on