[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

RE: About `r' and `g' in Package Menu mode

From: Drew Adams
Subject: RE: About `r' and `g' in Package Menu mode
Date: Thu, 6 Mar 2014 14:39:31 -0800 (PST)

> > I think the main difference is that `r' will download the archive
> > contents again, whereas `g' only rebuilds the tabulated list of packages
> > that have been downloaded previously.
> >
> > So use `r' to check if some archive contains updated packages, and use
> > `g' for example to revert the install/delete marks you've made in the
> > buffer.
> I see.  Thanks for your explanation.

Now that you understand, maybe check the existing doc and see if you
think it makes things clear enough.  If you don't think so, consider
filing a bug report, to help others too: `M-x report-emacs-bug'.

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]