[xubuntu-users] Alternative display managers that work with 14.10

Chris Green cl at isbd.net
Fri Dec 5 18:41:06 UTC 2014

On Fri, Dec 05, 2014 at 06:43:50PM +0100, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
>        "--no-install-recommends
>            Do not consider recommended packages as a dependency for
>            installing. Configuration Item: APT::Install-Recommends."
Yes, but that only eliminates the few 'recommended' packages at the
bottom, there's still a huge pile of irrelevance (I make it 121
packages) that do get installed as dependencies of gdm.

I mean why do I need evolution-data-server or unity-control-center?

> http://manpages.debian.org/cgi-bin/man.cgi?query=apt-get
> http://askubuntu.com/questions/65081/implications-of-no-install-recommends-apt-get-install

Chris Green

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