Re: Why does dpkg package depend on dselect?
Glenn McGrath <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > What about aptitude? How long do we keep using dselect, anyway?
> Technically it shouldnt be a dependency, its a only a dependency to
> protect stupid people.
> If users _want_ to remove it they should be able to.
I completely agree with that. But I understood Lex's message (quoted
above) as "dselect is obsolete, when will it be removed from the
archive?", which stroke me a little bit.
> b.t.w. dselect is my prefered front end as well.
Yeah, all hail dselect! :)