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debootstrap is used to create a Debian base system from scratch, without requiring the availability of dpkg or apt. It does this by downloading .deb files from a mirror site, and carefully unpacking them into a directory which can eventually be chrooted into.
Associated Programs
GnuPG GNU privacy guard - a free PGP replacement
wget retrieves files from the web
Available deb Repositories (how-to add a respository)
Debian 32-bit 64-bit
stable 1.0.26+squeeze1 1.0.26+squeeze1
testing 1.0.40 1.0.40
sid 1.0.40 1.0.40

Ubuntu 32-bit 64-bit
lucid 1.0.20ubuntu1 1.0.20ubuntu1
lucid-backports 1.0.37ubuntu1~lucid1 1.0.37ubuntu1~lucid1
precise 1.0.39 1.0.39
precise-backports 1.0.40~precise1 1.0.40~precise1

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