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Re: Printing packages




On Saturday 04 March 2017 21:33:44 Rodolfo Medina wrote:
> Brian <ad44@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> > Try
> >
> >   apt-get purge cups
> >
> > Don't say "yes"!
>
> That command will only show, among the packages that depend on cups, the
> ones that are *already* installed on your system, won't it...?
>
> Rodolfo

You certainly shouldn't try that Rudolpho!!  It was aimed at me - and yes 
Brian, you are of course right - I tried it once longer ago than I am 
prepared to admit to remembering.  (I was told to do it - with good reason.  
And did it, not knowing what to expect!)

Lisi