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Bug#860800: debian-edu: profile 'Minimal' installs much more than a minimal system.

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On Thu, Apr 20, 2017 at 11:33:54AM +0200, Wolfgang Schweer wrote:
> The 'Minimal' should install a minimal system integrated into the Debian 
> Edu network, thus depending on education-networked.
> Due to 'tasks/networked:Depends: gosa-desktop' (and gosa-desktop 
> depending on firefox-esr) a huge amount of packages gets installed 
> leading to a non minimal system. 
> So please move 'gosa-desktop' to tasks/desktop-other.
agreed, we should fix this for Stretch.

> Only drawback: A system with profile 'Standalone' would have 
> 'gosa-desktop' as well, which is useless in this case and might confuse 
> users; see #854780 gosa-desktop: default url no longer working due to 
> SSL errors.
> So maybe cfengine could be used to purge the package gosa-desktop if
> profile 'Standalone' is matched. This would require changes to package 
> 'debian-edu-config'.

let's fix this bug first, then file a bug for this new issue and then see
how we solve that (and if+when).

Thanks, Wolfgang!


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