Re: [Fwd: major problem with gnome-games dependency]
Ben Armstrong <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> This property of metapackages has always irked me. If I install gnome
> and then remove gnome-games, I won't automatically benefit in the next
> release from any other goodies the gnome maintainers have added to
> "gnome" package.
I think the question is: do you want all the goodies or you don't want
all the goodies?
I would not object to a meta package gnome-without-games if the gnome
maintainers want to add one.
I would love a way to have a negative way of handling the whole darn
thing. I thought tasks were supposed to get rid of metapackages