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Re: Showing apt progress info in apt-setup?

Frans Pop wrote:
> Wasn't this change intended to show time remaining in the progress bar?

Only if used with a version of apt or aptitude that communicates it for
update. Apt doesn't (#448908); aptitude has other bugs (#448958) that
don't make it a good idea to use it here.

> Also, if I select <Cancel> (press <enter>) while a Packages file is being 
> downloaded (from the slow mirror), nothing happens: the download just 
> continues, the mirror is added and apt-setup continues to the "services" 
> dialog (using priority medium).

IIRC this worked in my testing.

see shy jo

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