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Re: upgrade to Wheezy fails with aptitude

On Monday 02 April 2012 10:48:24 Andrei POPESCU wrote:
> I'd suggest this instead:
>     Note that apt-get now installs recommended packages by default and
>     is, for its robustness, the preferred program for package management
>     from console, to perform system installation, and major system
>     upgrades to releases as of Squeeze.
> What do you think?

That isn't how I had understood things - though I feel that you are more 
likely to be right on this than I am.  As I had understood it, we have gone 
from aptitude being recommended for everything, to apt-get being recommended 
for major upgrades and the two of them being equal for day to day use at the 
command line.


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