Re: Can imagemagick really be safely purged or removed?
Richard Hector wrote on 10/30/17 11:13:
> imagemagick-6.q16 Provides: imagemagick, but not a specific version
> cups-filters Depends: imagemagick (>= 6.4~)
> The real imagemagick package is at 8:22.214.171.124+dfsg-11+deb9u1 (on my
> machine anyway), which satisifies the cups-filters dependency.
> The system doesn't know whether the version of imagemagick Provided by
> imagemagick-6.q16 is new enough, so you still need the real package.
So you would suggest a versioned "Provides:" for package imagemagick-6.q16?