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Re: To dselect or aptitude, that is the question

Karsten M. Self wrote:

> The short answer, though, is that you'd want aptitude over dselect in
> virtually all instances.  Though apt-get is still useful.  Look also at
> synaptic and, um, the other stuff.

Yet I have found instances when dselect seems to handle errors better than
aptitude. At least gives a meaningfull message so you can figure out how to
fix the problem. Still I use aptitude, unless I get stuck.


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