[Aptitude-devel] Bug#521190: aptitude state-bundle command man pages should be informative

Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo manuel.montezelo at gmail.com
Fri Nov 13 17:02:23 UTC 2015

Control: severity -1 minor
Control: tags -1 + help newcomer

Hi Gokdeniz,

2009-03-25 16:00 Gokdeniz Karadag:
>package: aptitude
>Man pages for aptitude-create-state-bundle  and  aptitude-run-state-bundle do
>not explain their purpuse clearly.
>Man pages state "what" they do ( "unpacks bundle, invokes program" etc. ) but
>does not hint "why" you should be doing it.
>It should detail what the user will achive by running this pair of commands and
>is it a complete replacement of "dpkg --set-selections < file && apt-get

Thanks for the report.

I am tagging it as +help in the case that somebody feels generous and
wants to handle this bug.

Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <manuel.montezelo at gmail.com>

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