Re: Packaged marked for removal -> last chance to adopt them!
Adi Stav <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>This has worried me before: is there a way for users of removed
>packages to be informed by the system when packages they use are
>removed? I feel uncomfortable thinking that any package I have
>installed might be removed and I will have no way to be aware that I
>am no longer receiving security fixes for it.
If you use dselect, the packages in question will be marked as
Obsolete/Local. The various apt frontends probably have something
Colin Watson [email@example.com]