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Re: What's the best way to safely remove kde apps?

On Monday 21 February 2005 08:37, Ulrich Fürst wrote:
> Curt Howland <Howland@priss.com> wrote:
> > On Saturday 19 February 2005 08:54, Hendrik Sattler was heard to say:
> > > Who cares for the meta packages? They contain not files and can be
> > > removed without any problem.
> >
> > I've seen results which cast doubt on that statement.
> e.g. with aptitude: If you remove the meta package aptitude thinks, the
> other pacakges are not necessary anymore and removes them, too. But you
> can mark them "i" before performing the remove so they are kept...

Yes. And for a barebones kde install, you need kdebase, kdelibs and arts.


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