Re: aptitude in lenny: cmdline queueing of packages
- To: "List: debian-user" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Subject: Re: aptitude in lenny: cmdline queueing of packages
- From: Daniel Burrows <email@example.com>
- Date: Mon, 3 May 2010 07:07:37 -0700
- Message-id: <20100503140737.GB14980@emurlahn.burrows.local>
- In-reply-to: <20100501021442.GB3019@esterhazy>
- References: <20100501021442.GB3019@esterhazy>
On Fri, Apr 30, 2010 at 09:14:43PM -0500, Brian Ryans <firstname.lastname@example.org> was heard to say:
> In Aptitude, I can execute queued package modification orders (install,
> remove, etc) by use of 'aptitude install', with no arguments.
> How does one queue packages using only the command line? I'm looking to
> duplicate the following sequence done in the curses UI:
> sudo aptitude
> /* browse package lists, find desired pkgs to install */
> Standard information sources (README, usd/aptitude, etc) were no-go as
> to getting the information.
> Any pointers would be appreciated.
Add --schedule-only to the command-line.