Re: apt-get update, a wishlist feature as tag in cvs
On Fri, Feb 11, 2000 at 11:46:59AM +1100, Craig Sanders wrote:
> > > remember to mark it Hold again after upgrading. e.g
> > User may not remember well if they do this for a bunch of packages
> the tools are available. it's not debian's fault if a user doesn't
> bother to use them.
in any case, it's easy to do from the command line:
apt-get install foo bar baz quux
(wait for install to finish)
or write a 2 line shell-script wrapper:
apt-get install $@
this is unix. you get the most out of it when you think about problems
in the unix way - the "small tools" approach, with scripts to build
complex custom tools out of simpler standard tools.