Re: aptitude over-zealous on removals?
On Tuesday 22 March 2011 13:28:49 Charles Blair wrote:
> I decided I wanted to remove the package cwebx, which is a
> system for documenting C programs. When I put a minus sign
> next to that package, I was told that aptitude wanted to then
> remove a whole bunch of other stuff, including gcc. I definitely
> did NOT want that to happen and exited from aptitude immediately.
> How do I get aptitude to cancel that request from future
See man aptitude to mark gcc as manually installed.