Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Mon Apr 24 16:45:30 BST 2006

On Sat, Apr 22, 2006 at 02:25:40PM -0500, Jonathon Anderson wrote:
> I really think that this functionality should be refined (it's obviously
> in need of a little polish) and either adopted by Ubuntu as an official
> package (I think it's in universe right now) or be integrated into
> Synaptic (a much bigger deal, but wouldn't it be nice?)
> Any thoughts?

Yes, we do need to address this issue in a more coherent way in the future.

The new upgrade tool handles this for the specific case of upgrading between
releases, but not for incremental upgrades while tracking the development

 - mdz

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