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Re: Packages should not Conflict on the basis of duplicate functionality

Raul Miller <moth@debian.org> wrote:
> > Perhaps there are people who want a "service enabled by default" policy,
> > and perhaps we should accomodate them.  However, I'm not one of them
> > and I don't want any services turned on on some of my machines without
> > my explicit ok.

On Mon, Sep 27, 1999 at 01:05:58PM +1000, Craig Sanders wrote:
> then don't install those services. installing a package *IS* an explicit
> OK.

You're saying that packages reliably say when they provide daemons?

> you've been using debian long enough to know that this is the way it
> works....and IMO, it is the way it should work. i don't want to have to
> fuck around with explicitly turning services on when i install them - if
> i didn't want them to run then i wouldn't have installed them.

I wasn't trying to suggest that you should.


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