Re: Bug#186085: acknowledged by developer (Bug#186085: fixed in tasksel 2.01)
On Fri, 25 Jun 2004, Ben Armstrong wrote:
> I agree. And frankly, around release time, (especially when it drags
> on,) it is a bit bothersome to have to worry about changing dependencies
> messing up what goes on the base disks. I have held off making some
> updates to Debian Jr. that I think would be good to make, if I had not
> to worry about this.
... especially he has not to worry because he just does not know. We
do not address developers like us and we tend to think in the universe
of developers. But the Linux World has increased to people who do
not seek for information but relay on the information which is served
to their eyeballs.
> That being said, it would still be nice to have a convenient way to
> install them all at once.
Exactly. I was wondering about a <cdd>-all package which depends from
all meta packages but I do not really like this idea.