Re: Feature suggestion re package metadata
- Date: Mon, 30 Oct 2017 12:09:22 -0700
- From: Don Armstrong <don@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Feature suggestion re package metadata
On Sun, 29 Oct 2017, Mark Summerfield wrote:
> ISTM that subcategories or some other finer-grained classification
> would be a real help.
You're probably looking for debtags.
For example, if I wanted something with a shell interface which was
implemented in C++:
aptitude search '?tag(implemented-in::c++)?tag(interface::shell)'
axi-cache search package implemented-in::c++ interface::shell;
Don Armstrong https://www.donarmstrong.com
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