Re: [PROPOSED] Change package relations policy to remove references to non-free from main
> > > If the references are never displayed *to people who dio not
> > > want* tham, why is that so bad? And why are we going through hoops to
> > > impose the religion on everyone else as well?
Raul Miller wrote:
> > What do you mean by "display"? You want to chain people to dselect?
On Wed, Dec 01, 1999 at 02:35:29PM -0800, Joey Hess wrote:
> Dselect is the *only* program that ever does anything with suggests.
What about that perl one liner? Or just plain old dpkg -s? Or vi
/var/lib/dpkg/status? Or, apt-cache dumpavail? Or future simple programs
of various sorts?
Perhaps the suggestion is that we put something into policy to restrict
the handling of these cases?