[PKG-Openstack-devel] Bug#797962: Bug#797962: Bug#797962: openstack-debian-images: Built images do not include aptitude

Thomas Goirand zigo at debian.org
Fri Sep 18 12:15:00 UTC 2015

On 09/17/2015 06:36 PM, Gaudenz Steinlin wrote:
> Michael Fincham <michael.fincham at catalyst.net.nz> writes:
>> Package: openstack-debian-images
>> Version: 1.4
>> Severity: normal
>> Dear maintainer,
>> Previously the phrase "Aptitude is the current preferred package management tool for the Debian system." appeared in the Debian documentation.
>> Is the omission of aptitude from the images built by
>> openstack-debian-image an accident? If so, can it be added?
> "Unfortunately" Thomas already went ahead and added aptitude to the
> image. You don't say which documentation you are refering to. Is this
> current documentation for jessie from Debian? If so it should be fixed.
> Aptitude is not part of the Debian default install anymore and thus
> should not be part of the OpenStack images either. Thomas would you
> consider removing it again?

Yes, I would. But I have no time to work on this, and I also consider
this a very minor issue (and frankly, I don't care that much about it).
So I very much would welcome anyone to do the work and fix. Do you want
to do it, Gaudenz?


Thomas Goirand (zigo)

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