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Bug#410971: interactive aptitude wants to remove hfsutils and sudo after etch installation



Rick Thomas wrote:
> After installation on a powerpc system (PowerMac Blue&White G3) when aptitude is run in interactive (curses) mode, told 
> to do update and finish any pending operations ("g") command, it turns out that the "hfsutils" and "sudo" packages are 
> marked for deletion.  If aptitude is told to go ahead (a second "g" command) it will delete them.  This has bad effects 
> on the health of the system.

This is because aptitude has begun doing this for all packages installed
via apt-get. d-i uses aptitude for the main body of the installation,
but additional packages are installed using apt-get.

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see shy jo

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