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Month: December 2014

Re: [trinity-users] removing games and other cruff.

From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@...>
Date: Sat, 27 Dec 2014 18:44:36 -0500
Felmon Davis composed on 2014-12-27 13:33 (UTC-0500):

>> You can safely remove 'meta-packages'...start with 'tde-trinity' since it
>> pulls in a 'full' TDE desktop enviroment.

> so this is precisely what I don't understand. if so much depends on a 
> meta-package, how can it be safe to remove the meta-package? there are 
> dependencies here that I definitely do not want to remove. does 
> removal of a meta-package leave the dependent apps intact?

Meta-packages decide what gets added to or included in an installation.
Choosing to remove one removes it only.
"The wise are known for their understanding, and pleasant
words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)

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