HAL's demise

Rob Farmer rfarmer at predatorlabs.net
Thu Feb 24 20:30:18 UTC 2011

On Thu, Feb 24, 2011 at 11:34 AM, Edwin L. Culp W. <edwinlculp at gmail.com> wrote:
> Sounded like a good idea to me but ;)
> pkg_deinstall hal-0.5.14_12
> --->  Deinstalling 'hal-0.5.14_12'
> pkg_delete: package 'hal-0.5.14_12' is required by these other packages

That list is recursive - kdelibs4 depends on hal, then other stuff
depends on it. If it could be configured to work without hal, most
likely the rest of the list would be just fine.

Rob Farmer

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