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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.

-- hendrik

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