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Re: Handling of removed packages

On 29-May-08, 07:07 (CDT), Frans Pop <elendil@planet.nl> wrote: 
> Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt wrote:
> > Our current package management doesn't handle this case at all, so we
> That is not entirely true: aptitude (and also dselect) does clearly display 
> obsolete and locally built packages in a separate category.

Parsing error, I think. 

Aptitude shows a group of "obsolete and locally created packages".
However, it doesn't distinguish between them, as far as I can tell,
which is what Marc (and I) would like.


Steve Greenland
    The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
    system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
    world.       -- seen on the net

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