Aptitude installed by default on 13.10?

Dmitrijs Ledkovs dmitrij.ledkov at ubuntu.com
Tue Apr 9 10:31:29 UTC 2013

On 8 April 2013 17:46, Brett Cornwall <brettcornwall at lavabit.com> wrote:
> In revisions past, Ubuntu's CDs did not have enough space to accommodate
> aptitude and apt-get. Now that we have moved on to DVDs I feel it would be a
> worthy investment to include aptitude by default, especially since it is
> Debian's 'proper' package management tool.

We did not move to DVDs, but to a 800MB limit. Aptitude is a fairly
niche and highly technical package. People who know/want to use
aptitude  are also sufficiently advanced to install it manually.



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