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Re: Three scripts for package management on Debian and Ubuntu systems

Posted by: Anonymous [ip: 192.168.1.102] on November 01, 2008 03:38 PM
"You are wrong though about apt-get upgrade and apt-get dist-upgrade"

No he's not. "apt-get dist-upgrade" will do everything "apt-get upgrade" will do (and possibly more). The call to "upgrade" is redundant if you are going to call "dist-upgrade" immediately after.

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