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Re: aptitude --mind-your-own-business option?

On Sat, Dec 02, 2006 at 05:34:23AM -0600, Russell L. Harris wrote:
> * Ken Irving <fnkci@uaf.edu> [061202 04:52]:
> > I've periodically tried using aptitude, but always get scared off
> > when it seems to "run away".   I'm sure it knows what's best for my
> > machine ;-), but is it possible to override this behavior?
> ...
> > I'll probably just go back to using apt-get, and probably everything
> > will be fine until the next time I decide to try aptitude.  Is there a
> > compelling reason to bother?
> Synaptic works.  Debian Etch installs synaptic by default.  For most
> users, it is foolish to mess around with anything else.
Unless something breaks your X, then you're back with apt-get or


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