cron job to get new package list

Amedee @ Ubuntu amedee-ubuntu at
Tue Jun 30 11:10:18 UTC 2009

On Tue, June 30, 2009 12:17, Michael Zoet wrote:
> On Tue, 30 Jun 2009 11:53:16 +0200, "Brummelen, M. van (ICT)"
> <m.van.brummelen at> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Maybe apticron is usefull for your needs?
> Apticron is a really nice tool! And you get the information what has
> changed in the package, too.

Thanks for the suggestion.
It seems that there is apticron and cron-apt.
I'm now looking for a comparison between the two.
Or is it OK to use both?
Anyone with experience with both packages?


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