removing X packages was Re: Debian Uninstall Question

Kenny Hitt kenny at
Sun Oct 3 20:11:16 EDT 2004

Hi.  If you use aptitude, it will go much faster.  Since aptitude groups
packages by catagory, you can find all the X packages easily.

Hope this helps.
On Sun, Oct 03, 2004 at 11:54:48AM -0400, Janina Sajka wrote:
> Thanks, Cheryl. That got me another package.
> I guess I'm finding out there's no way other than to dribble them off
> one at a time--or maybe a dozen at a time. I suspect there are quite a
> few more there, though.
> Oh well. At least the hd isn't starved for meaningful updates at this
> point. So the emergency has gone out of the issue at least.

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