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Re: [trinity-users] Why does Trinity depend on Samba?

From: Slávek Banko <slavek.banko@...>
Date: Sat, 2 Jul 2016 15:06:52 +0200
On Saturday 02 of July 2016 13:08:18 Thierry de Coulon wrote:
> If I want to delete all of Samba, kmail-trinity, konqueror-trinity,
> tdebase-trinity would get destroyed too (Raspbian Jessie here, but I've
> come accross the same problem with the other distributions).
>
> I fail to see why these dependencies exist. I can imagine situations where
> kmail, konqueror and tdebase could need Samba, but many more where they
> don't.
>
> I have no Windows machine so I never use samba.
>
> Thierry
>

As I explored dependency comes from tdebase-tdeio-plugins-trinity. These 
depend on libsmbclient and that consequently on samba-libs. However, not on 
samba as such == not on the samba server.

-- 
Slávek