[Aptitude-devel] Bug#581890: aptitude: "safe-upgrade [...] does not accept the --full-resolver option" but it actually does

Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo manuel.montezelo at gmail.com
Thu Oct 15 00:21:52 UTC 2015

Control: tags -1 + pending

Hi Benjamin and Raphael,

2010-05-17 00:11 Raphael Geissert:
>Package: aptitude
>Severity: minor
>The man page reads:
>"[--full-resolver] can be used to force the use of the full resolver even when
>Aptitude::Always-Use-Safe-Resolver is true. The safe-upgrade command never
>uses the full resolver and does not accept the --full-resolver option."
>But safe-upgrade does accept that option:
>$ aptitude safe-upgrade
>Unable to resolve dependencies for the upgrade: no solution found.
>Unable to safely resolve dependencies, try running with --full-resolver.
>$ aptitude safe-upgrade --full-resolver

Thanks both for the report.  I commited the change (removing that
phrase) to VCS, so marking this as +pending.

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

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