Peter Ludikovsky <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> What was the output from aptitude purge? The reason I'm asking is that
> aptitude usually auto-removes packages where the one removed was the
> only one with dependencies.
aptitude said it was just removing <package>, not those packages that were
installed along with <package>.
> On 12/01/2016 12:26 PM, Rodolfo Medina wrote:
>> I did a little experiment with deborphan: first I did: `aptitude install
>> <package>', and along with it a certain number of other packages were
>> installed. Then I did: `aptitude purge <package>' followed by `deborphan'
>> but in the output of `deborphan' none of those packages that were installed
>> along with <package> was present. Is that normal?
>> Thanks for any help,
- From: Rodolfo Medina <email@example.com>
- Re: deborphan
- From: Peter Ludikovsky <firstname.lastname@example.org>