Re: kernel-package or kernel-source needs libncurses-devel
> On Fri, Apr 14, 2000 at 01:08:26PM -0500, Steve Greenland wrote:
> > Please, no, not a bug against apt-get. Dselect's overly aggressive
> > handling of Recommends is already painful. Apt-get should just grab the
> > "depends" level dependencies. If you want "recommends" and "suggests"
> > dependencies recognized, use a higher level tool (e.g. dselect,
> > console-apt, aptitude).
On Sat, Apr 15, 2000 at 01:02:56AM +0400, Michael Sobolev responded:
> It could be an option. I do not see why I have to use a higher level tool
> if everything I need is apt-get.
Hi, Mike. What would you suggest?
A config-file option of ``always-get-recommended'' (default off) might
be okay, but apt-get shouldn't be more verbose, IMO, and intrusiveness
of ``Foo suggested. Get?'' is wrong -- we already have programs to do
I think ``everything'' you need is more than apt-get.