Lucid office trap

NoOp glgxg at
Thu Sep 15 23:18:47 UTC 2011

On 09/15/2011 03:58 PM, Ioannis Vranos wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 11:50 PM, Colin Law <clanlaw at> wrote:
>> On 15 September 2011 21:40, Ioannis Vranos <ioannis.vranos at> wrote:
>>> There is an easier way to remove PPA.
>>> In Synaptic, go to Settings->Repositories->Other Software, and remove
>>> the repository (the PPA) you want.
>> Does that do all that ppa-purge does?  Uninstalling the ppa packages
>> and restoring the originals?
> No, this only removes the PPAs. Under simple conditions, usually one
> can remove the installed packages himself/herself.

So you figure that it's simple to remove the packages from:

Let's have a look:

You figure it's 'simple' to remove all of those by hand? Or to go
through each one to see if it was installed (by hand). Not to mention
all of the OOo packages that the ppa removed in the process... Your
advise (IMO) is both simplistic and wrong.

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