Bug 85563 - No way to uninstall KDE (or Gnome) in the Desktops category after installation
Summary: No way to uninstall KDE (or Gnome) in the Desktops category after installation
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-packages
Version: phoebe
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2003-03-04 14:14 UTC by Mikael Carneholm
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-04-02 06:04:11 UTC


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Description Mikael Carneholm 2003-03-04 14:14:45 UTC
If you choose to install f.eg. both Gnome and KDE during installation
and afterwards want to uninstall f.eg. KDE, there is no way to do this.

Steps to reproduce the problem:
1. Start redhat-config-packages
2. Realise that there is no way to remove f.eg. KDE (if it is
installed)
3. Done

Actual Results:
No checkboxes besides the "KDE Desktop Environment" and "Gnome Desktop
Environment" labels that allows you to check/uncheck a group of packages
(for installation/uninstallation)

Expected Results:
A checkbox besides the "KDE Desktop Environment" and "Gnome Desktop
Environment" labels that allows you to check/uncheck a group of packages
(for installation/uninstallation)

How often does this happen?
Every time.

Additional Information:
This should be possible (can't see why one should not be able to
uninstall one of the desktop environments after installation)?

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2003-04-02 06:04:11 UTC
This is by design to avoid users who don't know better uninstalling their
desktop environment and breaking their systems.


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