Re: Bug#513625: apt-get dist-upgrade or aptitude
On Wed, Jan 26, 2011 at 07:00:41PM +0100, Julien Cristau wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 26, 2011 at 17:45:23 +0000, John Talbut wrote:
> > Does the note about not using aptitude only apply to using it
> > through the command line? Is there any reason not to upgrade in the
> > way that I have done?
> The release notes document one upgrade path, which has been tested to
> work reasonably in a number of cases. Different options may work in
> your case, but it's not possible for us to document and test more than
> just one way and be confident that they'll all work out without troubles.
That is true, but what Mr. Talbut was pointing out was that he *was*
haveing trouble with the documented upgrade path, but none with his
other path using aptitude.