Subject: Re: Package request - better cleaning
To: None <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/24/1998 22:15:59
In article <>,
	Robert Elz <kre@munnari.OZ.AU> writes:
> It would be kind of nice if required packages weren't installed unless
> the dependant package is also to be installed.

That's not possible. The KDE packages e.g. can't even be built if the
"kdelibs" packages wasn't *installed*. And none of the ncurses
applications could be compiled without a prior installation.

Matthias Scheler