FAM wants to remove *lots* of stuff on breezy!

Rich Duzenbury rduz-ubuntu at theduz.com
Wed Oct 26 15:06:00 UTC 2005

Hi again ubuntu-ers!

I was attempting to install FAM on a breezy box today and it wants to
remove the world.  

I took a look at the dependencies of the fam package, and the breezy box
seems to exceed them as near as I can tell.

Would you mind taking a moment to explain why this is so?


> apt-get install fam
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree... Done
The following extra packages will be installed:
The following packages will be REMOVED:
  bug-buddy contact-lookup-applet eog evince evolution
  evolution-exchange evolution-plugins evolution-webcal file-roller
  gcalctool gconf-editor gdm gedit gnome-about gnome-app-install
  gnome-applets-data gnome-btdownload gnome-control-center
  gnome-games gnome-gv gnome-media gnome-menus gnome-netstatus-applet
  gnome-panel gnome-pilot gnome-pilot-conduits gnome-session gnome-spell
  gnome-system-monitor gnome-system-tools gnome-terminal gnome-utils
  gnome-volume-manager gnomemeeting gpdf gstreamer0.8-gnomevfs
  gstreamer0.8-plugins gthumb gtkhtml3.6 gtkhtml3.8 gucharmap
  hal-device-manager hwdb-client kate kdelibs-bin kdelibs4c2 kghostview
  libbonoboui2-0 libcamel1.2-6 libebook1.2-5 libecal1.2-2 libecal1.2-3
  libedata-book1.2-2 libedata-cal1.2-1 libedataserver1.2-4
  libedataserverui1.2-6 libeel2-2 libegroupwise1.2-5 libegroupwise1.2-8
  libexchange-storage1.2-0 libgal2.4-0 libgal2.4-common libgamin0
  libgnome-desktop-2 libgnome-menu0 libgnome-menu2 libgnome2-0
  libgnome2-vfs-perl libgnomecupsui1.0-1 libgnomeui-0 libgnomevfs2-0
  libgnomevfs2-common libgtkhtml3.6-18 libgtkhtml3.8-15 libgucharmap4
  liblpint-bonobo0 libnautilus-extension1 libpanel-applet2-0
  libtotem-plparser0 libwvstreams3-base libwvstreams4.0c2-extras
  mysql-query-browser nautilus nautilus-cd-burner nautilus-sendto
  python-gnome2 python-gnome2-extras python2.4-gnome2
  rhythmbox sound-juicer totem totem-xine tsclient update-manager
  update-notifier vino wvdial yelp
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  fam portmap
0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 105 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
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