[ubuntu-uk] package removal.

Alan Pope alan at popey.com
Wed Oct 10 12:54:54 BST 2007


On Wed, 2007-10-10 at 11:35 +0100, Wulfy wrote:
> norman wrote:
> > However, I am still puzzled. How can a package which I have removed
> > reappear all by itself?
> >
> > Norman
> If the plugin depends on the version of Gimp that you removed, dpkg 
> would reinstall it as a (reverse) dependency...

dpkg doesn't do dependancies. gdebi, add/remove, synaptic and
apt/aptitude do however.

Cheers,
Al.
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