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[openFATE 306915] zypper lu should show security updates in red/bold
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  • Date: Tue, 2 Mar 2010 15:32:51 +0100 (CET)
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Feature changed by: Christoph Thiel (cthiel1)
Feature #306915, revision 7
Title: zypper lu should show security updates in red/bold

openSUSE-11.2: Rejected by Andreas Jaeger (a_jaeger)
reject date: 2009-08-13 13:37:33
reject reason: Moving to 11.3.
Requester: Important

openSUSE-11.3: Evaluation
Requester: Important
+ Projectmanager: Desirable

Requested by: Atri Bhattacharya (badshah400)

It would be useful for zypper lu to show security updates in red/bold
fonts, to make them prominent, especially as colors are already in
zypper version 1.2.0 according to

#1: Andreas Jaeger (a_jaeger) (2009-08-12 14:49:23)
I don't think that zypper has this knowledge as part of zypper lu. Jan,

#2: Ján Kupec (jkupec) (2009-08-12 17:04:18) (reply to #1)
No, not in lu. lp (list-patches) has this information. It also shows
the update category in one of the columns:
$ LANG=en zypper lp
Loading repository data...
Reading installed packages...
Repository │ Name │ Version │ Category │ Status
openSUSE 11.1 Updates │ ghostscript-devel │ 592 │ security │ needed
openSUSE 11.1 Updates │ ghostscript-devel │ 877 │ security │ needed

Yes, i guess highlighting the 'security' rows with a different color
might be nice, but i'm afraid i won't have time to code it for 11.2.
OTOH i would welcome a patch :O) One needs to adapt current Table.*
code to support colored rows and then color the appropiate rows in the
lp table in

openSUSE Feature:

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