how to read aptitude output
cschult at gmx.de
Wed Sep 28 10:17:39 UTC 2011
Harry Putnam wrote:
> can anyone point me to a cheat sheet or the like for understanding
> `aptitude' ouput.
> I grepped the man page on ouput but found nothing of interest.
> I really don't want to read all 900+ lines to find out what the the
> letters at the beginning of the lines mean.
> Yeah `i' is self explanatory... but thats about it.
> What does `c' or `u' mean... is there a list somewhere that tells what
> they all mean?
You can run aptitude, press F1 or ? and scroll to the bottom.
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