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Re: Why is Evolution and Epiphany now a part of gnome-core?

On Sat January 1 2011 03:50:54 Sven Joachim wrote:
> On 2011-01-01 12:26 +0100, Daniel Andersson wrote:
> > I'm running Debian Squeeze, and I have only gnome-core installed so
> > that I would not have Evolution or Epiphany installed since I do not
> > use them.
> >
> > But it seems that both Evolution and Epiphany has been moved from
> > gnome-desktop-environment to gnome-core. They were not a part of
> > gnome-core until I ran an update yesterday (but only Evolution got
> > installed automatically). So why have they been moved?
> Basically because gnome-desktop-environment is too big to fit on CD 1.
> See bug #608098 for more information, especially
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=608098#31.

Creating a new package to depend upon evolution and ephiphany
and gnome-core would be a less harmful solution.

--Mike Bird

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