[aur-requests] [PRQ#6936] Deletion Request for yaourt-dev-null-git

Martin Kühne mysatyre at gmail.com
Tue Nov 29 10:04:42 UTC 2016

On Tue, Nov 29, 2016 at 1:02 AM, Gabriel B Casella via aur-requests
<aur-requests at archlinux.org> wrote:
> I partially agree with you. Indeed it is easily possible to redirect to
> '/dev/null' using a redirect,
> we miss two functionalities here:
> 1. When you search with yaourt w/o parameters (e.g. 'yaourt package-query')
> all search results are redirected to '/dev/null', making this useless.

How hard is it to not type the redirect then? Are you wrapping yaourt
further, for whatever reason?

> 2. The coloring that yaourt uses while outputting is lost.

Does yaourt come with a --color=always flag? Because then you can make
it add the color in a pipe, eg. |less -R.


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