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
> 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.
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