Comment 0 for bug 1872200

Torsten Bronger (bronger) wrote :

Observed with Ubuntu 20.04 Beta.

apt remove 'mypackage*' does not remove all installed packages starting with “mypackage”. Instead:

$ sudo apt remove 'mypackage*'
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
E: Unable to locate package mypackage*

However:

$ sudo apt list --installed 'mypackage*'
Listing... Done
mypackage-data-v1/focal,focal,now 0.3.2-5build1 all [installed,automatic]
mypackage1/focal,now 0.3.2-5build1 amd64 [installed]