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Re: dist upgrade

Pann McCuaig <pann@ourmanpann.com> writes:

> You don't want dist-upgrade. You're not upgrading from one release to
> the next (potato to woody, for example), you're just making potato
> current. apt-get upgrade is what you want.

See apt-get(8).
'dist-upgrade' is just more intelligent when it comes to dependency
resolution than 'upgrade'.

BTW: There's nothing special about an upgrade from one release to the
next. It's just updating of packages.

Moritz Schulte <moritz@chaosdorf.de> http://www.chaosdorf.de/moritz/
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