[Freedombox-discuss] Should we drop xterm from the freedombox default setup?

Nick Daly nick.m.daly at gmail.com
Tue Mar 18 13:40:58 UTC 2014

Mercurial was installed because some unpackaged projects used hg
instead of git.  It can be removed, and certainly shouldn't be pulling
xterm in, anyway...

On Tue, Mar 18, 2014 at 12:26 AM, Petter Reinholdtsen <pere at hungry.com> wrote:
> I noticed today when running apt-get upgrade on my freedombox from a few
> days ago, that _xterm_ was being upgraded.  Why on earth do we have
> xterm installed, I wondered:
>   root at freedombox:~# aptitude why xterm
>   i   freedombox-setup Depends    mercurial
>   i A mercurial        Recommends wish
>   i A tk8.6            Provides   wish
>   i A tk8.6            Recommends xterm | x-terminal-emulator
>   root at freedombox:~#
> Can we drop merucrial?  Anyone remember why it is installed by default?
> --
> Happy hacking
> Petter Reinholdtsen
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