Re: Aptitude Configuration
On Tue, Dec 01, 2009 at 01:45:26AM -0600, "Boyd Stephen Smith Jr." <firstname.lastname@example.org> was heard to say:
> Daniel, would you be terribly averse to a wishlist bug to make a separate
> configuration option for this?
No. The whole way that the lists are configured could probably use
an overhaul, actually. I wrote it under the influence of an excessive
amount of OOism.
> Also, does anyone know a good way to make aptitude display the section(topdir)
> in the UI? I don't have all my package lists using that as a grouping (e.g.
> the "Recommended but will NOT be installed" part of the preview window), and I
> think you would be nice to see "[main]" or "[non-free]" next to some of the
I don't think there's a way to do that. You can get the whole
section, but not part of it.