revert an upgrade?

Karl Auer kauer at
Sat Apr 26 12:48:56 UTC 2014

On Sat, 2014-04-26 at 13:33 +0100, Colin Law wrote:
> > Is dist-upgrade "safe" in that sense?
> Yes it is safe, it does not upgrade to the next release.  The only
> difference from upgrade (I believe) is that any new packages required
> will also be installed.

kauer at karl:~$ sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
[sudo] password for kauer: 
[...apt-get update output snipped...]
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Calculating upgrade... Done
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

Regards, K.

Karl Auer (kauer at

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