Re: Benefits (and risks) of using Sid
On Wed, Aug 06, 2008 at 11:47:21PM +0200, Florian Kulzer <email@example.com> was heard to say:
> Quoting Andrew Sackville-West:
>> On Tue, Aug 05, 2008 at 09:07:27PM -0700, Daniel Burrows wrote:
>>> On Tue, Aug 05, 2008 at 01:00:44PM -0700, Paul Scott
>>> <firstname.lastname@example.org> was heard to say:
>>> > aptitude makes it easy to "plan the updates"
>>> How so?
>> I'll bite on this... the simple but powerful interface allows me to
>> quickly browse through the proposed changes picking and choosing those
>> I want. Clearly it's an inspired piece of software! ;-)
>> /me wipes stuff off nose...
> You forgot to recommend that he should read the documentation...
I actually am curious to hear what people like about the program,
because I'm (slowly) working out ideas for redesigning the interface
and I don't want to accidentally break useful features. Any breakage
should be fully intentional, that's my motto.
Hence my oh-so-subtle prodding...