Edgy in the news

Wouter Stomp wouterstomp at gmail.com
Wed Nov 1 18:45:57 GMT 2006

On 10/31/06, Peter Garrett <peter.garrett at optusnet.com.au> wrote:

> *cough* things are inflexible enough already... I have a completely
> redundant "evolution" here - I never use it - but suppose I try to remove
> it...  aptitude says
> Remove the following packages:
> evolution-exchange
> evolution-plugins
> ubuntu-desktop  <<---- which I really could, since I know to replace it on
> upgrade: but telling people they can't remove it with scary warnings is
> *not* a solution.

With apt-get "recommends" installation enabled by default on feisty,
it would be nice if programs such as firefox, evolution and openoffice
would be recommends of ubuntu-desktop so they can be removed without
removing ubuntu-desktop.


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