Re: Network Manager cannot be removed
Sven Joachim wrote:
> On 2009-08-30 20:47 +0200, JoeHill wrote:
> > This is going to drive me nuts.
> > I've removed Network Manager in the past because it causes no end of
> > trouble, especially because it never seems to think I'm connected to the
> > Internet, so everything starts in 'offline' mode.
> > Major Gnome update today, and sure enough, Network Manager is installed
> > again. This time however, I cannot remove it without removing Gnome.
> > Can someone please tell me how I can permanently, and with great malice,
> > annihilate Network Manager once and for all?
> Remove the gnome metapackage. Make sure to mark everything it depends
> on and which you want to keep as "manually installed".
Do you mean in Synaptic? I can't see any way to do what you suggest...