Project ideas page: UPDATING parser and displayer

Beat Gätzi beat at
Sat Oct 20 08:18:20 PDT 2007

Miroslav Lachman wrote:
> It would be better if one can omit -p. Then pkg_updating will be more
> "compatible" with other pkg_* commands (e.g. pkg_info which shows all
> installed packages without any argument or just info for given package[s].
> (so one can use `pkg_updating apache mysql` and get information for both)

Yes, that's better. I removed the -p argument and updated the available
version. The new behavior is like you have suggested.


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