rename system-cleaner-gtk to cruft-remover-gtk

Lars Wirzenius lars at
Mon Nov 3 12:35:52 UTC 2008

ma, 2008-11-03 kello 12:49 +0100, Markus Hitter kirjoitti:
> Doesn't apt-get suggest to "auto-remove" packages from time to time?  
> Obviously, the packaging mechanism keeps track of which packages were  
> installed by user command and which ones solely as a dependency.

That's true, and a future version of cruft-remover (or whatever it will
be called) will support that.

> To add my own $ o.o2, I'd very much like to see a tool or Synaptic  
> feature which tells me about the differences between a standard  
> install and the current set of installed packages.

That's something cruft-remover could eventually do, too, if people think
it is a useful feature. Could you file a wishlist bug against the
system-cleaner package about it?

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