Does anybody use apt-get dist-upgrade to upgrade to Hardy?

Derek Broughton news at
Thu Apr 24 17:34:23 UTC 2008

DigitalPig wrote:

> Hi there~
> I was a Debian user. Since Ubuntu is another branch of Debian, I
> wondering if apt-get dist-upgrade works. I read and it
> recommend to use update-manager. However, I don't like graphic UI since
> I have no idea what the progress is. (I mean on which package the update
> manager is working.) Is there any critical issues that prevents me using
> apt-get dist-upgrade?

None, though I much prefer to use aptitude.

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