Re: non-essential required packages
On Thu, 2 Nov 2000, Anthony Towns wrote:
> Hello world,
> Of those remaining,
> ldso, makedev, procps
> look like good candidates for essential: yes markers, at least for the
> architectures that actually use them.
ldso can be savely removed from an installation now that ldconfig and ldd
are in libc6.
console-data/console-tools/console-tools-libs: Why should they be
essential? At least on i386 they aren't really needed.
A "No" uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a
"Yes" merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
-- Mahatma Ghandi