package removal

H.S. hs.samix at
Thu Dec 18 18:18:00 UTC 2008

Chaman Singh Verma wrote:
> Hello,
> What is the difference between "Mark for Removal" and "Mark for complete
> removal" in
> Ubuntu package manager ?

The latter removes all configurations files of the package as well, the
former does not. The former is helpful is you want to reinstall the same
package later on while not having to redo all the configurations.


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