brian white writes ("dpkg Selective Install "): > Is there any way to get 'dpkg' to selectively _not_ install pieces of a > packages? > > For example, on a minimal system we maintain, it would be nice to _not_ > install the "info" files, and maybe even omit some man pages. No, but this is on the wishlist. (Not installing `info' files wouldn't work terribly well, because the postinst script would probably bomb out in the call to install-info.) Ian.