Re: How to install Suggested (Was: Are all recommended modules equally important?)
Andreas Tille wrote:
> On Wed, 19 Mar 2008, Charles Plessy wrote:
>> By the way, is there a way to install package with all the 'Suggest'ed
>> dependancies, something like aptitude install bioperl --with-suggested
>> ? I have
>> not found anything in the manpage.
> Neither did I in man apt-get, man apt.conf, man apt-config, man aptitude
> nor in the output of apt-get --help or aptitude --help.
> I'm sure there was such a method mentioned before and I can not imagine
> that there is no way to force installation of Suggested packages. So
> I would regard this as a documentation bug - but before I'm going
> to file a bug report I would like to hear the solution.
> Kind regards
"man apt.conf" points you to
/usr/share/doc/apt/examples/configure-index.gz. Maybe it has something
you want. :-)