Frank composed on 2017-08-08 10:31 (UTC+0200):
> Felix Miata composed:
>> Brian composed on 2017-08-07 33:42 (UTC+0100):
>>> Of course they work. They just do not fit your purpose.
>> Work how? Do what? How do I find evidence that either actually do anything?
>> far all I've seen is that you've said so, here, & earlier, 2017-08-07 18:03
> It's possible some configuration file already has a line which sets
> Dpkg::Progress-Fancy and/or Dpkg::Progress-Fancy::Progress-Bg. Did you
> check the files in /etc/apt/apt.conf.d?
Yes, then I created a new file there just to install Brian's suggestion, and
after it failed the other permutations I tried.
"The wise are known for their understanding, and pleasant
words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)
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