Subject: Re: Package request - better cleaning
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
Date: 09/24/1998 22:15:59
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
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 http://home.owl.de/~tron/