gapan wrote:It is generally a bad design to make assumptions, about anything. If you want to cancel the installation of packages, you do only that. Don't assume that anything else should be done. "Cancel installation" doesn't mean "Cancel installation and unmark everything". If you want to unmark packages, do just that. Don't assume anything else.
It is true, gapan. But we are not free from our capacity to make assumptions. And sometimes difficult to see if one assumption might fare well in terms of risk avoidance over others. In any case, I learnt my lesson there, and I wish I am the only one to have made this stupid error.