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Re: Splitting isdnutils & co. into non-X and X parts


On Sun, Apr 30, 2000 at 01:53:57PM +0200, Falk Hueffner wrote:
> "W. Borgert" <debacle@knorke.in-berlin.de> writes:
> > I work console-only 99% of the time and have one machine, where
> > xlib6g/xfree86-common (size 4492K) is only installed because of
> > mtools (size 311K).
> This was discussed thoroughly and the decision was that saving 4M for
> a minority of users wouldn't be worth the hassle. Thus the policy.
> Please wait at least some months before reviving this topic...

OK, I'll write the 1st of August in my Pilot :-)

In the specific case of mtools is no need to change the
policy.  There is only /usr/bin/floppyd depending on X.
That could be in an extra package.

W. Borgert <debacle@debian.org>

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