Re: incapable and obsolete APT / Aptitude replacement
On Mon, 2009-02-09 at 15:31 +0200, Eugene V. Lyubimkin wrote:
> email@example.com wrote:
> > I would like to ask you a little bit controversal question. As a user I miss a package manager based on powerfull dependency solver. Using APT in DEB-based distributions, I can easilly create some kind of problem, APT is unable to solve. This is because the APT is the worst dependency solver almost ever invented. Proof can be found here:
> > http://www.mancoosi.org/edos/manager.html
> Most tests from this page are just not practical. And they are didn't tested
> the aptitude's resolver, which is default for Debian now and has been proved
> to be more intelligent and coverable in the the most cases.
Also, the test seems to use apt-rpm, which forked from Debian's for some
time, if I'm not mistaken.
Gustavo Noronha <firstname.lastname@example.org>