Re: APT [was Re: Is this really the right thing to do?]
> I think intention is for easy developer-defined grouping.
> For example: Gnome-Environment
> could be an empty package
Technically, no - there's two or three files required by Policy :-)
> that depends on all the packages needed to have a 'complete Gnome
Mind you, this would be useful just for the 'complete gcc experience'.
Also, it would allow the initial-install groupings ("typical web server") to
be available at any time.
> I agree with your KISS anti-bloat standpoint for the most part, but I feel
> the proposed feature is both unobtrusive and highly desireable.