Bug#612102: multiarch options not documented in the manpage or apt-config dump
Steve Langasek <email@example.com> writes:
> Package: apt
> Version: 0.8.10
> Severity: minor
> As discussed on IRC, I had some trouble finding the needed options to make
> apt actually use the foreign-arch sources I'd added to sources.list. I
> expected APT::Architectures to be the right thing to set, but couldn't find
> any mention of this option name in either the manpages or the output of
> 'apt-config dump'; the only mention is in apt-doc (which I didn't have
> installed) or the source (which I didn't have to hand).
> It's ok to not fix this until multiarch is ready for general consumption,
> but I'm opening a bug anyway to track this issue.
I think apt is still a long way away from using this option outside of
ia32-apt-get and apt-ma-emu.