On Sat, Feb 5, 2011 at 10:22 AM, Kete <email@example.com> wrote: > > Hello, why have the authors of the Debian 6 release notes chosen to > recommend apt-get? Just a few months ago, I read some other official > documentation recommend aptitude. Why is Debian flip flopping? Now, I have to > learn apt's commands, and already, an apt-cache search doesn't tell me which > packages are installed. You can still use aptitude for searches.