[Aptitude-devel] Bug#402454: Bug#402454: aptitude: ~O definition and behaviour

Daniel Hartwig mandyke at gmail.com
Wed Jan 9 02:41:17 UTC 2013

On 9 January 2013 10:35, Daniel Hartwig <mandyke at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Osamu Aoki wrote:
>>> |    “!~v!~Odebian” will find non-virtual package versions which can not
>>> |    trace their origin to debian using active /etc/apt/sources.list on
>>> |    your system (packages not from the active Debian archive).

> This example is indeed poorly constructed and could be repaired as
> discussed.

Excepting that the proposed text is also too verbose, especially
with regards to mentioning sources.list.  What about:

> ”!~v!?origin(debian)” will find packages that are not from the
> Debian archive.  Note the use of ”!~v” to exclude virtual packages
> from the result.

+/- ”!~c” also.

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