Re: essential packages and Pre-Depends
>>"Chris" == Chris Fearnley <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Chris> But gzip is needed by dpkg to unpack .debs. Several of these
Chris> other packages are "essential" for other reasons.
Maybe we should reexamin the reasons for these packages being
essential, and this time around, write them down somewhere? I am at a
loss to explain why some of these packages are marked essential; I
obviously am missing something.
Like the earth he is not disturbed, like a great pillar he is firmly
set and reliable, like a lake he is free from defilement. There are
no more rebirths for such a well set man. 95
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.datasync.com/%7Esrivasta/>
Key C7261095 fingerprint = CB D9 F4 12 68 07 E4 05 CC 2D 27 12 1D F5 E8 6E
TO UNSUBSCRIBE FROM THIS MAILING LIST: e-mail the word "unsubscribe" to
Trouble? e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org .