Re: Cleaning dselect
> Does anyone know a way to clean dselect to only show info on the
> installed packages?
no, you have to clean up your mess ;-)
> I botched some of it, and now its nuts trying to figure what is to be
> installed.. what is considered on purge.. and what is removed.
Try to run through "install" and "configure" stages a couple more times, and
watch the messages that go scrolling on your screen. They should give you a
clue of what's failing.
> I have entries for packages that haven't installed correctly (ie xv..
> due to a conflict ) that isn't on the system to work with anyways... I'd
> like it removed.
mark them for removal by putting the cursor on the name of the package, and
pressing - to remove or _ to purge. After you marked them for removal, go
into "remove" step of dselect, and it should remove all the packages you don't
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