[Aptitude-devel] Bug#399019: aptitude: now view for manually installed packages
Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo
manuel.montezelo at gmail.com
Fri Nov 13 17:24:20 UTC 2015
Control: tags -1 + wontfix
2006-11-17 07:11 Tino Keitel:
>aptitude is intended to replace debfoster. However, it would be a much
>better replacement if aptitude had a view with all packages that are
>manually installed, so that I can see only relevant packages and decide if
>it should be removed from this list or not.
2011-12-19 03:53 Daniel Hartwig:
>severity 399019 wishlist
>> aptitude is intended to replace debfoster. However, it would be a much
>> better replacement if aptitude had a view with all packages that are
>> manually installed, so that I can see only relevant packages and decide if
>> it should be removed from this list or not.
>This can be achieved with the package display limit  set to
>"?installed !?automatic". (press `l' in the curses interface)
>Refer to the search terms reference  for more details.
It could be a good idea to create a new view for this, but since the
alternative is so easy to arrive to (in the main view, typing 'l' and
then '~i!~M' and then OK button), I am not sure that it's worth it.
Also, nobody seconded this request in the ~decade that it has been open.
In the meantime, I am marking as +wontfix at the moment, to try to clean
up the list of issues that are more likely to be implemented in the near
Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <manuel.montezelo at gmail.com>
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