Re: Sudo Autoremove wanting to kill my system?
On Tue, 2014-04-22 at 20:12 +0100, Brian wrote:
> On Tue 22 Apr 2014 at 13:24:17 -0500, c. marlow wrote:
> > it looks like AUTOREMOVE is wanting to remove everything from the
> > system?
> Don't exagerate. It merely wants to remove a few packages which are not
> being used by anything. If anything really critical to the system was
> about to be removed you would receive a warning.
> The system is safe. Whether the users of it like the end result is a
> different matter.
> > But I dont understand why and is it safe to say yes its not
> > wanting to remove the whole system? It is because I removed LXDE and now
> > using XFCE?
> It isn't removing the whole system. The kernel and libc6 are still in
> place; everything is ok with the world.
> Make a note of packages you might want to reinstall; libreoffice? xsane?
> Otherwise say 'yes'.
Well, it did kill my window manager I had to reinstall LIGHTDM
it was kinda cool at first, when booting up it would go straight to
terminal entry with
then it would say your last login was at ...... pm
no new messages
soon as I loged in and startx I went straight to my desktop, but I went
ahead and installed all the LIGHTDM components and rebooted now I get a
graphical log in screen instead of a terminal prompt.