[ubuntu-uk] package removal.

Robert McWilliam rmcw at allmail.net
Wed Oct 10 19:32:27 BST 2007


On Wed, 10 Oct 2007 17:44:03 +0100
norman <norman at littletank.org> wrote:
> Do you mean that even though I think I have removed a package it is
> stored somewhere on the hard drive and is accessible to some utility
> or other in Ubuntu?

Yes there is a cache in /var/cache/apt/archives/ so it might have still
been there, but if it wasn't and was a dependency of the plugin you
installed apt would have downloaded the package from the repository
server on the internet.

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