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FS#67577 - [archweb] Make package groups easier to find

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by White Horse Software (whitehorsesoft) - Thursday, 13 August 2020, 15:17 GMT
Last edited by freswa (frederik) - Thursday, 13 August 2020, 21:01 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Web Sites
Status Assigned
Assigned To Jelle van der Waa (jelly)
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
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Details has a handy link for packages, and there is a nice package search feature at But unless I'm missing something there's no way to easily search for package groups on the site (like can be done for packages), and indeed there's no obvious link or way to navigate to the package group at

Would it be possible to at least add a link in a prominent place on the website, that points to Also I understand this would be more work but a search that includes package groups would also be nice (maybe as a menu drop-down option at
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Comment by Jelle van der Waa (jelly) - Monday, 24 January 2022, 08:16 GMT
The package groups are linked from the home page. What is the exact reason groups should be searchable, most users are interested in packages not groups.