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[SLUG] How to tell apt-get not to remove some packages when removing others
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- Subject: [SLUG] How to tell apt-get not to remove some packages when removing others
- From: Michael Lake <Mike.Lake@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2004 17:41:31 +1100
- Organization: UTS
- User-agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux ppc; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031110 Debian/1.5-3
I wish to remove libdbi-perl from my Debian system.
The two packages: libdbd-csv-perl libdbd-mysql-perl
DO depend on libdbi-perl and it's fine for those to be removed BUT
I certainly don't want MySQL removed. MYSQL does not depend on any of
How do i tell it to not remove them???? A man apt-get does not have an
opption like "keep" or something ??
mysql-perl$ sudo apt-get --no-act remove libdbi-perl
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
The following packages will be REMOVED:
libdbd-csv-perl libdbd-mysql-perl libdbi-perl mysql-client mysql-server
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 5 to remove and 10 not upgraded.
Remv libdbd-csv-perl (0.2002-1 Debian:testing)
Remv mysql-server (4.0.16-2 Debian:testing)
Remv mysql-client (4.0.16-2 Debian:testing)
Remv libdbd-mysql-perl (2.9003-1 Debian:testing)
Remv libdbi-perl (1.35-1 Debian:testing)
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