CJ took out packages I needed ...

Bug #567972 reported by Barry Drake on 2010-04-21
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
computer-janitor (Ubuntu)
Wishlist
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: computer-janitor

Not strictly a 'bug' but can I report this anyhow?
Dell Inspiron Mini 10v running Lucid updated today. Package: Computer janitor 1.13.3 Ran computer janitor. Marked drivers I knew I needed as 'not to be removed'. After the cleanup, I found that some dependencies that the Broadcom STA third party (restricted) Wi-fi driver had been removed and rather than go through a lengthy procedure, it was easiest to restore from a partition image I had made just to be certain.

Suggestion: Have Computor janitor keep a log, and be furnished with an 'undo' facility for cases like this.

Barry Warsaw (barry) on 2010-05-20
Changed in computer-janitor (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
Logan Fulbright (ltranemusic) wrote :

Im Running ubuntu 11.4 and the janitor removed 120 of my apps and updates i needed. do you know how to get them back.
It removed everything except banshee.
i can no longer watch videos
i can no longer use the internet
i can no longer do anything!!!!
It sucks.

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