Gdm removed when sugar WM removed

Joe Zeff joe at
Sun Oct 23 18:17:54 UTC 2011

On 10/23/2011 07:20 AM, antonio montagnani wrote:
> A simple solution would be not disinstall GDM by default in any WM group
> disinstallation: I guess that many people want to try different WM's and
> in case they decided to disinstall some WM, their GDM would be killed,
> that is not fair. How about this simple decision, i.e. not to include
> GDM in any disinstallation list??

In general, when you remove a package you also remove its dependencies 
if and only if nothing else needs them.  As long as you have a WM 
installed that needs gdm, it shouldn't be removed.  Sounds like a bug to 
me.  Report it.

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