[Evolution] Removing Evolution

Loïc Minier lool at dooz.org
Sat Mar 17 17:18:16 CET 2007

On Sat, Mar 17, 2007, Patrick Ester wrote:
> I gave Etch a test drive a month ago or so and I came across a problem 
> in which I could not remove Evolution without removing all of Gnome.  I 
> did not think to submit a bug report, but I guess I should have.  I have 
> searched the current bugs for Evolution, and I have not seen anything 
> regarding its removal.  For Etch, will I be able to remove Evolution 
> without having to remove Gnome?  Thank you for your time.

 No, this will stay lmike this for etch; but you can uninstall the GNOME
 meta-packages ("gnome-desktop-environment", "gnome", etc.) and keep
 their dependencies installed manually.

 This will be fixed when APT enforces Recommends properly, which will be
 the case in lenny.

Loïc Minier

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