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Bug#457995: new update/revision announcement pages confusing about aptitude/apt

Le December 27, 2007 03:12:22 pm Jose Luis Rivas Contreras, vous avez écrit :
> Philippe Cloutier wrote:
> > Package: www.debian.org
> > Severity: minor
> >
> > As its predecessor, http://www.us.debian.org/News/2007/20071227 contains
> >
> > Upgrading to this revision online is usually done by pointing the
> > aptitude (or apt) package tool (see the sources.list(5) manual page) to
> > one of Debian's many FTP or HTTP mirrors.
> >
> > This can confuse readers about what apt and aptitude are, suggesting that
> > one can use one or the other. This should probably read "by pointing the
> > Advanced Packaging Tool (APT) (see the sources.list(5) manual page) to
> > [...]".
> You can use one or the other, depending on which one you prefer to use.
Actually, you have to use APT, since aptitude uses APT. The problem is 
precisely that the announcement suggests that aptitude does not use APT, 
which is already a common misconception.

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