ubuntu-desktop depends on bicyclerepair?

Ricardo Pérez López ricpelo at ono.com
Mon Apr 3 22:28:34 BST 2006

El lun, 03-04-2006 a las 12:53 -0700, Matt Zimmerman escribió:
> On Mon, Apr 03, 2006 at 08:58:31PM +0200, Ricardo Pérez López wrote:
> > Sorry for the noise, but why ubuntu-desktop depends on bicyclerepair? I
> > don't think a refactoring tool for python is needed in any Ubuntu
> > installation. Is there a rationale for that?
> (assuming you mean "every" rather than "any" above)

Sorry about my horrible English :( "any" above means that not all (maybe
some) Ubuntu installations needs Python developing tools.

> The goal of ubuntu-desktop isn't to collect packages which are needed on
> pracitcally every Ubuntu system (that's more ubuntu-minimal).  Its goal is
> to provide a desktop system which is useful to many types of users.  One of
> these types of users is a Python developer, or a user who is learning to
> program in Python.

Thanks a lot for the logical explanation. I agree with it.


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