Bug#39121: dpkg -l info does not fit
When listing packages with dpkg, package names will be truncated. The
example below illustrates the problem with the package named
Maybe additional list options to dpkg could be introduced - options that
would list only package name, version, status, or description etc.
At least a way to display the full name.
oskar:~$ dpkg -l libwine\*
|/ Err?=(none)/Hold/Reinst-required/X=both-problems (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name Version Description
ii libwine-dev 0.0.990523-1 WINdows Emulator (Development Files)
ii libwine0.0.9711 0.0.990523-1 WINdows Emulator (Library)