[kwlug-disc] Purging already removed Debian packages.

Eric Gerlach eric+kwlug at gerlach.ca
Sat May 15 17:05:35 EDT 2010


On Sat, May 15, 2010 at 12:19:56PM -0400, Andrew Kohlsmith (mailing lists account) wrote:
> On Saturday, May 15, 2010 12:15:28 pm Eric Gerlach wrote:
> > aptitude purge '~c'
> 
> ~c? that's the oddest command line option I've ever seen.

That's Aptitude's search syntax.  It means "all packages that are
configured but not installed".  It is odd though, I'll give you that.

Cheers,

Eric



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