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Re: Apt-Get or Aptitude

[replying to my own post]

On Tue, 30 Oct 2007 23:26:55 -0400
Celejar <celejar@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, 31 Oct 2007 00:53:46 +0100
> Richard Lyons <richard@the-place.net> wrote:
> [snip]
> > in synaptic to browse than it is in aptitude.  And I wish you could
> > reverse direction in mid-search in aptitude.  I often race past a
> > relevant match by being too quick on the "n".  If only "b" for back or
> > "p" for previous or "N" or whatever switched the direction without
> > having to reenter the search using \ or page up enough times to probably
> > pass whatever it was you didn't quite see...
> From the aptitude manual:
>  [Tip]  Tip
>         You can search backwards in the package list by pressing \, and you can
>         repeat the last search by pressing n after closing the search window.
> I never remember how to do that either ...

I didn't read your post sufficiently carefully; sorry for the noise.

> Celejar

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