[Aptitude-devel] Bug#843536: Bug#843536: Setting a package on hold resets the auto flag

Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo manuel.montezelo at gmail.com
Thu Apr 13 23:57:52 UTC 2017

Control: tags -1 + pending


2016-11-22 21:37 Axel Beckert:
>Hi Yuri,
>Yuri D'Elia wrote:
>> Setting a package in "iA" state on hold clears the automatic flag, but there's
>> no reason it should. The auto state should be preserved when putting a package
>> on hold, as forbid currently does.
>Thanks for the bug report. I can confirm this at least in the TUI
>(where it happens immediately).

It happened also in the command line and sometimes also with unhold and
keep, at least in some cases.

Thanks for the report and the confirmation, fix commited now.

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

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