Subject: Re: Dependencies, including "make update" issues.
To: None <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/05/2005 15:01:37
On Mon, Jul 04, 2005 at 07:16:48PM -0500, Richard Rauch wrote:
> Joerg, I don't think that I misunderstood you.  I don't recall you
> taking part in this thread prior to your reply to me on July 3.  (^&
> I was proposing, in the portion that you replied to, a solution to an
> old problem that has been discussed a year or more ago: Namely, you
> install and remove some package, but the dependency packages can linger
> around---even when you don't want them.

Ah, sorry. So another instance of reference counting :-) Sorry, jumped
to conclusions based on the only other instance in the last two (?) month.