Re: Why does dpkg package depend on dselect?
On 08-Aug-2002 Florent Rougon wrote:
> Lex Spoon <email@example.com> wrote:
>> What about aptitude? How long do we keep using dselect, anyway?
> Lots if people like dselect a lot (including myself), it is maintained,
> so why do you want to remove it?
indeed, I trust dselect. None of the apt frontends have appeared stable or as
>> Also, isn't there some debian-base package around that everyone has?
>> That could be modified to depend on dselect (or maybe (dselect|aptitude)....
> How would it be better than the current solution?
no there is not a package you can be 100% someone has installed.