Re: Re: Debian Live squeeze alpha2
Daniel Baumann wrote:
> On 07/27/2010 12:12 PM, BALLABIO GERARDO wrote:
> > I remember that something like that happened before the Lenny release and was "fixed" by not installing recommends, but I guess that the proper fix is to track down the dependency tree, find which packages recommend gnome, and ask their maintainers to change that to gnome|kde|lxde|xfce or whatever appropriate.
> yes. any help on that very welcome. last resort would be to disable
> recommends, but i'd really would prefere to not being forced to do that
> (so that d-i and d-l are having the same defaults regarding automatic
> installation of recommends; eventhough i personally don't like automatic
> installation of recommends).
I searched the current Packages file (main/i386) and didn't found any packages which either recommend or depend on gnome. It seems it should never be installed unless one explicitly asks for it -- but apparently this is not the case. I'm confused and don't know how to go forward.