[mythtv-users] removal

Simon Hobson linux at thehobsons.co.uk
Fri Mar 14 15:10:19 UTC 2014

Stephen Worthington <stephen_agent at jsw.gen.nz> wrote:

> My understanding is that mythtv is a metapackage that pulls in the
> real MythTV packages as dependencies.

IIRC, apt-get auto-remove will remove packages which were automatically installed to meet dependencies but which are no longer needed. It won't remove packages that were installed other than automatically to meet dependencies.

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