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Make aptitude quiet

I'm looking for a way to make aptitude(1) be quiet when installing packages. I want it to only produce output on explicit errors. The -q option does this is most other programs, but apparently not in ...
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In the output of “aptitude update”, what do “Ign” and the other codes mean?

When I run sudo aptitude update from the console, I see output with lines such as this: Get:1 http://security.ubuntu.com lucid-security Release.gpg [198B] Ign http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ ...
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Where is dos2unix in Ubuntu 2010.04?

I want to use dos2unix so I installed the tofrodos package, but it still says dos2unix: command not found. So I ran: apt-file update; apt-file search dos2unix And it gives zero result. Where is ...