Re: apt-get deprecated?
Incoming from Chris Bannister:
> I remember readding something that they each use their own database.
> So that mixing the two methods was not a good idea.
Confirmed. Karsten M. Self did an analysis of this (check the
archives). You can see it when adding a source for backports to your
sources.list. You have to do "apt-get update && aptitude update &&
aptitude upgrade" on both ends to eliminate the resultant errors.
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