Re: Removing firefox-esr also removes gnome
- Date: Mon, 5 Nov 2018 12:00:46 -0500
- From: Greg Wooledge <wooledg@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Removing firefox-esr also removes gnome
On Mon, Nov 05, 2018 at 11:55:48AM -0500, David Parker wrote:
> Does anyone know why Gnome apparently depends on
> firefox-esr, and how I can just uninstall firefox-esr and leave Gnome alone?
apt-cache show gnome-core | grep Depends
It says "... firefox-esr (>= 30) | firefox (>= 30) | chromium ..."
so you would need to replace firefox-esr with one of those two
alternatives instead of just flat-out trying to remove it.