On Kbuntu 9.10, is there some way of telling (presumably)
apt-get(8) to not install certain “required” packages?
I want to install asciidoc(1), but it “requires” LaTeX,
which is Ok, except I've already got LaTeX installed via
TeXlive and have no interest in the Ubuntu packages.
I could go ahead and install Ubuntu LaTeX, as it won't
(I know, having been in a similar situation before) feck
anything up, but it is not-needed and was rather confusing.
And can I permanently mark it as “don't install, just
pretend/accept that it is installed” or similar?
And(sorry!) if that is possible, how would I remove the
marking (since “permanently” is a rather long time).
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