[Aptitude-devel] Bug#822582: install package installs five, purge package purges 4

積丹尼 Dan Jacobson jidanni at jidanni.org
Mon Apr 25 14:49:35 UTC 2016

Package: aptitude
Version: 0.8-1
Severity: wishlist

# set libhttp-recorder-perl
# aptitude install $@
(Installs 5 packages)
# aptitude purge $@
(purges 4 packages)
# set libsub-name-perl
# aptitude search $@
shows it is marked auto.
But they why must I remove it by hand?
# aptitude why $@
gives tons of output,
but that is probably due to my
$ apt-config dump|grep Apti
Aptitude "";
Aptitude::CmdLine "";
Aptitude::CmdLine::Always-Prompt "true";
Aptitude::CmdLine::Show-Why "true";
Aptitude::CmdLine::Show-Deps "true";
Aptitude::CmdLine::Verbose "1";
Aptitude::Purge-Unused "true";

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