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Bug#579522: tasksel - Removes packages without consent

On Sun, Oct 31, 2010 at 12:52:22PM +0100, Serafeim Zanikolas wrote:
> With Aptitude::ProblemResolver::Remove-Level=maximum, the picture is very
> different:
>     0 packages upgraded, 375 newly installed, 0 to remove and 21 not upgraded.
> As I wrote already, I see this as defeating the point of tasksel, and would
> suggest the first approach (run aptitude in simulation mode, and ask user
> confirmation about pending pkgs removal).

Did you check what the difference is? Does it just refuse to update
several packages? Both are valid solutions for the problem.


Sometimes a man will tell his bartender things he'll never tell his doctor.
		-- Dr. Phillip Boyce, "The Menagerie" ("The Cage"),
		   stardate unknown.

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