tag: Debain

Debian remove unused dependences

27 Jan, 2011 - 1 minutes
After installing and playing around with your Linux distribution you might end up with a load of installed dependences doing nothing but taking up space on your drive. With a cool little program you can find all packages that can be removed, deborphan. deborphan --guess-all This will give you a list of packages that are not used. You don’t need root access for this as it only reads the database.