Re: Benefits of using aptitude
On Wed, Jul 18, 2007 at 03:31:28PM -0400, Stefan Monnier <firstname.lastname@example.org> was heard to say:
> I actually keep wondering why apt-get and aptitude are not merged into one
> (it looks like it good almost be done by just renaming aptitude to apt-get).
Mainly because aptitude is not apt-get. I'm glad that people enjoy
the command-line interface to aptitude, but the command-line mode is
not aptitude's raison d'etre and is about 1/10th of the code tree by