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Re: Benefits of using aptitude

On Wed, Jul 18, 2007 at 03:31:28PM -0400, Stefan Monnier <monnier@iro.umontreal.ca> 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
line count.


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