[Aptitude-devel] Bug#446265: aptitude bug
Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo
manuel.montezelo at gmail.com
Tue Nov 24 11:57:43 UTC 2015
Control: tags -1 + pending
2007-10-11 15:35 jack aponte:
>When using aptitude with the -d flag, the text output is confusing because it doesn't indicate that files will only be downloaded, not removed or installed.
>Here's an example of what I ran into:
2007-10-11 17:16 Daniel Kahn Gillmor:
>retitle 446265 aptitude -d (--download-only) should not claim that it is going to install or remove packages
>found 446265 0.4.6.1-1
>i'm seeing the same behavior on a lenny/sid system. It's jarring to
>see aptitude claim to do something you asked it not to do, and then
>even more disconcerting to see it not do something it has claimed it
>is going to do.
I changed this to print the following now, hopefully it addresses your
1 packages upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 196 not upgraded.
Need to get 66.0 kB of archives. After unpacking 9,216 B will be used.
Note: Using 'Download Only' mode, no other actions will be performed.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n/?] n
Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <manuel.montezelo at gmail.com>
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