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Re: 'apt-cache search' question #2

On Sun, 20 Apr 2003 15:15:12 -0500
Nathan E Norman <nnorman@incanus.net> wrote:

> Ever notice the first three funky lines you get when you run "dpkg -l"?
> (If you have, let's hope this helps someone else:)

I've noticed them and I believe I know what they mean.

>  rc  jabber         1.4.2a-1.1     Daemon for the jabber.org Open Source
>  Instan

> So, your three problem packages seem to be removed but not purged.  I
> don't know why "dpkg -P" isn't working; it worked here for jabber.

Apparently it didn't. You still have configuration files. This is the same
as I have for the packages I asked about.


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