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Re: How to list packages in various priorities or sections

On 2010-04-05 19:25, Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote:
On Monday 05 April 2010 17:14:42 Mike Viau wrote:
Both "aptitude search ~pextra ~smisc" and "aptitude search ~pextra search
 ~smisc" resulted in a list of package which did not necessarily meet both
 the search patterns specified.

For short form, you can generally just smash things together to logical-AND them. (aptitude search '~pextra~smisc') should do what you want.

How does one do this is The One True Package Manager?

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