[Aptitude-devel] Bug#822528: aptitude: package gcc-6 installed from experimental not visible in aptitude
Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo
manuel.montezelo at gmail.com
Mon Apr 25 18:05:16 UTC 2016
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2016-04-25 07:05 Arthur Marsh:
>*** Reporter, please consider answering these questions, where appropriate ***
> * What led up to the situation?
>After upgrading aptitude to 0.8.1 I could no longer find package gcc-6
>in aptitude even though dpkg -l still found it as it was still installed
>on this machine.
>I had upgraded gcc-6 using aptitude 0.7.8, but even after downgrading
>aptitude to 0.7.8 again a search in aptitude for package "gcc-6" failed.
Does it appear:
- with this in the command line: aptitude search '~n^gcc-6$'
- in curses, with '/' plus '^gcc-6$' and "OK"
- in curses, with 'l' plus '^gcc-6$' and "OK"
If it doesn't, please see if "aptitude update" works and gets all files correctly.
Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <manuel.montezelo at gmail.com>
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