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Re: colour-ls showing up in dselect

Ian Jackson <ian@chiark.greenend.org.uk> writes:

> I suspect that dpkg-ftp is doing something wrong with available
> packages info.

dpkg-ftp is doing --merge-avail to add all the Packages files it
downloads.  That's why the unavailable packages never go away.

Perhaps it should prompt you first if you want to clear available
package info and then do a --clear-avail?  Andy?


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