Re: Question about dselect
On Mon, 8 Nov 1999, Mike Goldman wrote:
> "Darren O. Benham" wrote:
> > On Sun, Nov 07, 1999 at 07:02:05PM -0700, Bastard Operator From Hell wrote:
> > > Imagine my surprise when deselect informed me that it would be removing
> > > the packages that I _thought_ I had forced to stay installed.
> > In essence, when dselect told you all the packages it wanted to remove, it
> > had already dselected them. If you did NOT reselect them, when you pressed
> > Q, the were saved in "remove" mode.
> What does work in this circumstance is to Ctrl-C from dselect, this prevents
> it from saving any of its current selections / deselections.
Or press R in the conflict screen, which reverses all selections to what
they were just before you deselected exim.
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