[kubuntu-users] Re: KDE and too many programs
jriddell at ubuntu.com
Wed Nov 22 07:40:13 UTC 2006
On Wed, Nov 22, 2006 at 08:18:12AM +0200, O. Sinclair wrote:
> > Are metapackages safe to remove? Then customize the package choice as I wish,
> > while paying, of course, close attention to the dependancies involved? Ubuntu
> > seems to act as if they are crucial to the upgrades being handled properly.
Yes they are safe to remove.
> am looking forward to more tech-savvy replies to this than I can give
> you. All I know is that I to some extent consider it a pain in the ....
> that I can not remove bluetooth that I have no use for whatsoever, nor
> can I completely remove the new Kpowerguidance, without breaking
> kde-desktop and a whole bunch of useful/necessary applications, such as
> System Settings.
> I don't know why our dear KDE/Kubuntu developers insist on some of these
> apps being so necessary that you cannot remove them without messing up
> your system. To my knowledge extremely few desktops and not all laptops
> (far from) are sold with bluetooth.
I've now marked kdebluetooth and kde-guidance-powermanager to be
recommends not depends on kubuntu-desktop for feisty.
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