Installed (auto removable)

Freddie Ruddick frederific at
Thu Dec 7 18:53:43 UTC 2006

On 07/12/06, Bjørn Ingmar Berg <bjorn.ingmar.berg at> wrote:
> Hi all
> I suspect these are packages
> that are no longer needed due to me having removed the package(s) that
> depended on them.  Is this correct?

Yes, I believe so

> And as Synaptic brags about these packages being "auto removable", how
> do I auto remove them?  I have snooped about all the menues and
> settings in Synaptic but I guess I must be temporarily blind.

I'm not sure how to do it from within synaptic, but running "sudo
apt-get autoremove" from a terminal will do it


Freddie :)

Yesterday it worked.
Today it is not working.
Windows is like that.

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