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Old 08-11-2005, 08:03 AM   #1
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using apt to install recommended packages?


I was wondering if there is some sort of flag which not only install the package I apt-get, but also the recommended and suggested packages as well.


Thanks in advance.
 
Old 08-12-2005, 12:51 AM   #2
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Isn't that in settings?
 
Old 08-12-2005, 02:04 AM   #3
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If you mean dependancies then they are installed automaticly when installing the desired package
 
  


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