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Re: Can I stay in testing without going etch?

On Fri, May 26, 2006 at 10:39:11AM -0500 or thereabouts, Owen Heisler wrote:
> Stephen wrote:


> > Sorry I haven't been following this thread, but thought I'd comment on
> > the line above :
> > 
> > I run aptitude from the command line ; 'aptitude dist-upgrade' works fine
> > for me. It seems many people aren't aware that aptitude can run like
> > apt-get, using a command line interface.
> Except that I want to _see_ what it will do before running the
> dist-upgrade, like running aptitude interactively and hitting "U",
> except that it is a dist-upgrade instead of just upgrade.

That's done easily enough via the command line with the '-s' switch.

Believe me, all functionality is available from the command line.

It were not best that we should all think alike; it is difference of opinion
that makes horse-races.
		-- Mark Twain, "Pudd'nhead Wilson's Calendar"

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