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Re: How do I trace aptitude dependencies?

On Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 2:14 AM, Russ Allbery <rra@debian.org> wrote:
> "Bryan Donlan" <bdonlan@gmail.com> writes:
>  > Currently I have a situation where attempting to upgrade imagemagick
>  > from version 7: to version 7:
>  > pulls in over 200mb of dependencies, including mozilla-browser,
>  > iceape-browser, and half of gnome.
>  Both devscripts and djvulibre have some really unfortunate Recommends
>  right now.  I've been doing selected dist-upgrades with aptitude -R (make
>  sure that you use the unstable aptitude or -R doesn't work).

That may be so, but why is aptitude claiming that www-browser is
pulling in things when www-browser is already satisfied?

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