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Re: APT [was Re: Is this really the right thing to do?]

Craig Sanders wrote:
> i would hate to see another annoyance on the level of Recommended
> packages. they really really bug me...every time i run dselect i have to
> manually un-select the same packages (e.g. i want a2ps but i DO NOT want
> tetex...don't have the disk space for tetex)
> IMO, Recommends: doesn't provide any value not already provided by
> Suggests: or Depends:, it's effectively just a Suggests: that wont take
> "No" for an answer.

FWIW - I also think that Recommends: sucks.

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