Re: aptitude --mind-your-own-business option?
* Ken Irving <firstname.lastname@example.org> [061202 04:52]:
> I've periodically tried using aptitude, but always get scared off
> when it seems to "run away". I'm sure it knows what's best for my
> machine ;-), but is it possible to override this behavior?
> I'll probably just go back to using apt-get, and probably everything
> will be fine until the next time I decide to try aptitude. Is there a
> compelling reason to bother?
Synaptic works. Debian Etch installs synaptic by default. For most
users, it is foolish to mess around with anything else.