Bug#768156: general: dpkg frontend inconsistent
Excerpts from Holger Levsen's message of Wed Nov 05 17:53:50 +0100 2014:
> Hi Michal,
> On Mittwoch, 5. November 2014, Michal Suchanek wrote:
> > I was upgrading my system and several times I was asked for installing a
> > new configuration file. Sometimes the question is posed in teletype
> > style frontend sometimes in colour character terminal TUI style
> > frontend.
> which tool did you use (how) to upgrade?
I use apt or aptitude interchangeably.
However, the frontends differ even for one run of a tool.