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Re: should we recommend apt-get or aptitude?

On Thu, Nov 13, 2008 at 03:03:34PM +0100, Giovanni Rapagnani <rapagnani@gmail.com> was heard to say:
> what is your opinion about this question: should we recommend apt-get or  
> aptitude in the release-notes ?
> I ask that because it seems that apt performs better than aptitude at the 
> moment. Maybe, Daniel, you are aware of some issue with aptitude that 
> would not make it the preferred choice for upgrading for this release ?

  I don't know how either program works on an etch -> lenny upgrade
because I haven't tried.  I think that aptitude is a better choice
overall, but I don't know how it behaves in this particular case.


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