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Re: Future releases of Debian

Richard Braakman <dark@xs4all.nl> wrote:
> Alternately... is the difference between "required" and "important"
> really useful?  We already have the "Essential" flag to indicate
> which packages are really required.  We could just fold these
> levels into one to simplify things.

Required could be used to mark those packages which should be essential
but can't, e.g., libc6 or mawk.
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