Roin wrote:Ok the apt script that comes with Mint has a seriouse problem: when the description of a package is to long it simply cuts the description
DrHu wrote:Roin wrote:Ok the apt script that comes with Mint has a seriouse problem: when the description of a package is to long it simply cuts the description
even if you change the font, maximize the terminal or set it to a widescreen mode ?
Surely; You mean apt, the name it is known by..
I venture that most users of this distribution and most Linux users in general will be looking at the package managers as their application install method of choice
--so not a serious issue at all
Roin wrote:this is a suggestion and the apt script is afaik directly mint related (while Synaptic is Ubuntu stuff).
So I really thought it would be a good idea to add some stuff that could be improved on this script so mint looks not only polished in the GUI but also in the terminal.
Roin wrote:I just wanted to point out that the formating of the output should be better applied to the common size of a terminal (if thats possible)
apt contains /usr/local/bin/apt
apt search firefox
aptitude search firefox
aptitude search firefox | grep firefox
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