On 30/03/14 16:16, Reindl Harald wrote:
Am 30.03.2014 17:05, schrieb John Pilkington:
>> why is package-kit installed if you don't user it
>> why is apper installed if you don't use it?
>> why is anything installed you don't use?
> Well, in my case I imagine PackageKit et al arrived at some time via something like
'yum install KDE-desktop' and
> just got left there. I haven't done a clean install on this box since perhaps
package-cleanup --leaves --all exists
you only need to know what you are using, thats why i build my own set of
meta packages, look at the SPEC file below, that helps because if deps of
packages i am using are changing i get no longer needed packages listed
without need to filter out my used ones all the time
Thanks for that, Harald. I've copied it to 'useful' and I'll look into