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Prompt to uninstall forumuae upon upgrade #5687
A detailed description of the proposed feature
The current behavior of
The motivation for the feature
I'm no longer able to back down to
How the feature would be relevant to at least 90% of Homebrew users
Whatever happened to Pareto?
What alternatives to the feature have been considered
I could stop using using Homebrew and run the Docker container I created to build from source.
We do not support installing older versions. You can use
That's not a design principle we're adopting. Please fill out the template in future.
Again, this is not helpful language. It makes no difference to us whether you choose to use Homebrew or not: use whatever is best for you.
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This could indeed be helpful. But I would expect 99.7 percent of developers don't want dependencies they expressly installed removed without a simple prompt for cleanup especially if Homebrew can't maintain historical packages and doesn't afford its users a method of recovery.
P.s. Please work on your soft skills.
You don't want that but you are incorrect that the vast majority want that.
As @iMichka has pointed out: watch your tone. You also need to read our code of conduct: https://github.com/Homebrew/brew/blob/master/CODE_OF_CONDUCT.md
I will happily communicate in whatever way you choose on the issue tracker of your open source projects but you will have to operate how we wish here.