Re: Why does installing gnome packages versioned 2.28+6 insist on installing gnash?
On 2010-03-17, Mark Allums <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 3/17/2010 4:42 AM, Liam O'Toole wrote:
>> On 2010-03-17, Mark Allums<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> Why does GNOME require Gnash? And what can I do to put a stop to it?
>> Look at the following metapackages, their descriptions and dependencies:
>> Choose the one which best suits your purposes and install it.
> Oddly, for some reason, they all require Gnash. I'm rooting for Gnash,
> I hope Gnash works out in the end, and with HTML5 video tag, maybe it
> will, but on my system, in Sqeeze, all three packages are installed,
> they all require each other, and they all require Gnash, which at the
> moment, is not my first choice. At all.
I'm surprised to hear that gnome-core requires gnash. It's certainly not
the case on Lenny:
$ apt-cache depends gnome-core
Which release are you running?
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