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Re: apt pinning: find out from which system version is a package




Jonas Smedegaard wrote:

> Add file
> /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/99aptitude-list-suite-local
> eith the following one-line content:
>
> aptitude::UI::Package-Display-Format "%c%a%M%S %p %Z %t %v %V";
>
> ...and install and use aptitude in fullscreen
> mode (i.e. start it with no non-option
> arguments).

No lack of hacker points in this answer but
I don't like fullscreen shell tools, that's
actually the opposite of what I like with
the shell.

Optimally I'd like it like this:

    $ from-what-release w3m-el-snapshot
    testing

Still, thank you for the answer.

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