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Re: How to uninstall Cygwin/X (only)
- From: Andrey Repin <anrdaemon at freemail dot ru>
- To: Dave Korn <dave dot korn dot cygwin at googlemail dot com>, cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sat, 1 May 2010 10:56:05 +0400
- Subject: Re: How to uninstall Cygwin/X (only)
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- Reply-to: Andrey Repin <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
Greetings, Dave Korn!
>> But the thing is, I'm not sure that just adding a drop-down is a useful
>> thing to do.
> Well, I am. The problem described by the title of the this thread is that
> you can't uninstall a bunch of stuff easily, because as you click your way
> through the spinner you hit various versions on the way to "uninstall" that
> cause dependencies to be selected. If you can go directly to "uninstall"
> without cycling through all the intermediate settings, the problem is
> trivially solved.
I'm a bit late to the discussion... My problem is exactly as of the OP, I
can't uninstall X components, they keep eachother enabled.
I just have to ask, why don't take already researched and well-working deb/rpm
approach? Could as well steal code from SynAptic (f.e.) for the most part.
But at least right-click would be nice to have, with a short textual
explanation telling user to "Right-click a node to choose action on a
Andrey Repin (firstname.lastname@example.org) 01.05.2010, <10:51>
Sorry for my terrible english...
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