Andrew Conkling andrew.conkling at
Wed Apr 26 22:51:23 BST 2006

Reposting to -devel, as I have an idea.

On 4/26/06, Jan Claeys <lists at> wrote:
> (Off list, as this doesn't really belong on the devel list.)
> Op wo, 26-04-2006 te 08:41 -0400, schreef Andrew Conkling:
> > On 4/23/06, Jan Claeys <lists at> wrote:
> > > There is a filter option to filter on orphans (only works when deborphan
> > > is installed of course).
> >
> > Where? ;)
> >
> > I don't seem to have this filter, either on the Status section or the
> > Custom section.
> When I start synaptic with LC_ALL=C (my default locale is in Dutch),
> it's on the "Status" tab, in the column on the right ("Other"), the
> third option: "Orphaned".
> (Make a new filter with this option selected.)

OK, I made the new filter; I was looking for something already
created.  Any reason we don't have this as a default filter for use by
everyone?  (And yes, I know it may not suit general purposes, but does
anything in the Custom section?)

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