Edgy in the news

Jerry Haltom wasabi at larvalstage.net
Sun Oct 29 20:22:10 GMT 2006

I'd like to see a list of actual reasons apt-get dist-upgrade doesn't
work. It's been working fine for me.

Yeah, I understand it might try to remove stuff... which is of course
why you don't let it. apt has never been 100% hands off.

On Sun, 2006-10-29 at 16:51 +0000, Matthew East wrote:
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> * Daniel Robitaille:
> > The negative stories and blogs about Edgy are
> > starting to pile up:
> As with the last release cycle, people *expect* "apt-get dist-upgrade"
> to work, and are losing their systems when they try. The negative
> implications of not supporting upgrades via apt-get are starting to hit
> Ubuntu really hard in terms of reputation.
> Matt
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