Debian Bug report logs - #667578
aptitude: "upgrade" command does not appear in the help message printed by "aptitude -h"

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Package: aptitude; Maintainer for aptitude is Aptitude Development Team <aptitude-devel@lists.alioth.debian.org>; Source for aptitude is src:aptitude.

Reported by: Hong Xu <xuhdev@gmail.com>

Date: Thu, 5 Apr 2012 01:36:07 UTC

Severity: normal

Found in version aptitude/0.6.5-1

Done: Daniel Hartwig <mandyke@gmail.com>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Report forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Aptitude Development Team <aptitude-devel@lists.alioth.debian.org>:
Bug#667578; Package aptitude. (Thu, 05 Apr 2012 01:36:10 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Hong Xu <xuhdev@gmail.com>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to Aptitude Development Team <aptitude-devel@lists.alioth.debian.org>. (Thu, 05 Apr 2012 01:36:10 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #5 received at submit@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Hong Xu <xuhdev@gmail.com>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>
Subject: aptitude: "upgrade" command does not appear in the help message printed by "aptitude -h"
Date: Thu, 05 Apr 2012 09:32:43 +0800
Package: aptitude
Version: 0.6.5-1
Severity: normal

Dear Maintainer,
*** Please consider answering these questions, where appropriate ***

The problem is simple: aptitude does have a command called "upgrade", but it is
not mentioned in the help message printed by "aptitude -h"


Thank you,

Hong

*** End of the template - remove these lines ***



-- Package-specific info:
Terminal: xterm
$DISPLAY is set.
which aptitude: /usr/bin/aptitude

aptitude version information:
aptitude 0.6.5 compiled at Feb  9 2012 22:17:23
Compiler: g++ 4.6.2
Compiled against:
  apt version 4.10.1
  NCurses version 5.9
  libsigc++ version: 2.2.9
  Ept support enabled.
  Gtk+ support disabled.
  Qt support disabled.

Current library versions:
  NCurses version: ncurses 5.9.20110404
  cwidget version: 0.5.16
  Apt version: 4.10.1

aptitude linkage:
	linux-vdso.so.1 =>  (0x00007fff791ff000)
	libapt-pkg.so.4.10 => /usr/lib/libapt-pkg.so.4.10 (0x00007f195285a000)
	libncursesw.so.5 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libncursesw.so.5 (0x00007f195262b000)
	libtinfo.so.5 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libtinfo.so.5 (0x00007f1952402000)
	libsigc-2.0.so.0 => /usr/lib/libsigc-2.0.so.0 (0x00007f19521fd000)
	libcwidget.so.3 => /usr/lib/libcwidget.so.3 (0x00007f1951ef5000)
	libept.so.1 => /usr/lib/libept.so.1 (0x00007f1951c98000)
	libxapian.so.22 => /usr/lib/libxapian.so.22 (0x00007f195189b000)
	libz.so.1 => /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libz.so.1 (0x00007f1951685000)
	libsqlite3.so.0 => /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libsqlite3.so.0 (0x00007f19513dd000)
	libboost_iostreams.so.1.48.0 => /usr/lib/libboost_iostreams.so.1.48.0 (0x00007f19511c4000)
	libpthread.so.0 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libpthread.so.0 (0x00007f1950fa8000)
	libstdc++.so.6 => /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libstdc++.so.6 (0x00007f1950ca0000)
	libm.so.6 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libm.so.6 (0x00007f1950a1e000)
	libgcc_s.so.1 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libgcc_s.so.1 (0x00007f1950808000)
	libc.so.6 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6 (0x00007f1950480000)
	libutil.so.1 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libutil.so.1 (0x00007f195027d000)
	libdl.so.2 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libdl.so.2 (0x00007f1950079000)
	libuuid.so.1 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libuuid.so.1 (0x00007f194fe73000)
	libbz2.so.1.0 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libbz2.so.1.0 (0x00007f194fc63000)
	librt.so.1 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/librt.so.1 (0x00007f194fa5a000)
	/lib64/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2 (0x00007f1952b9d000)

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (900, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 3.2.0-2-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages aptitude depends on:
ii  apt [libapt-pkg4.10]      0.8.15.10
ii  libboost-iostreams1.48.0  1.48.0-3
ii  libc6                     2.13-27
ii  libcwidget3               0.5.16-3.1
ii  libept1                   1.0.5
ii  libgcc1                   1:4.7.0-1
ii  libncursesw5              5.9-4
ii  libsigc++-2.0-0c2a        2.2.10-0.1
ii  libsqlite3-0              3.7.11-2
ii  libstdc++6                4.7.0-1
ii  libtinfo5                 5.9-4
ii  libxapian22               1.2.8-1
ii  zlib1g                    1:1.2.6.dfsg-2

Versions of packages aptitude recommends:
ii  apt-xapian-index                0.45
ii  aptitude-doc-en | aptitude-doc  <none>
ii  libparse-debianchangelog-perl   <none>
ii  sensible-utils                  0.0.6

Versions of packages aptitude suggests:
ii  debtags  <none>
ii  tasksel  3.09

-- no debconf information




Reply sent to Daniel Hartwig <mandyke@gmail.com>:
You have taken responsibility. (Sat, 07 Apr 2012 01:18:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to Hong Xu <xuhdev@gmail.com>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. (Sat, 07 Apr 2012 01:18:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #10 received at 667578-done@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Daniel Hartwig <mandyke@gmail.com>
To: 667578-done@bugs.debian.org
Subject: Re: [Aptitude-devel] Bug#667578: aptitude: "upgrade" command does not appear in the help message printed by "aptitude -h"
Date: Sat, 7 Apr 2012 09:15:33 +0800
On 5 April 2012 09:32, Hong Xu <xuhdev@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> The problem is simple: aptitude does have a command called "upgrade", but it is
> not mentioned in the help message printed by "aptitude -h"

That is an alias for 'safe-upgrade', to support people using the
syntax of apt-get.




Bug archived. Request was from Debbugs Internal Request <owner@bugs.debian.org> to internal_control@bugs.debian.org. (Sat, 05 May 2012 07:44:30 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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