Upgrade problem after system failure, help please...

Ralf Mardorf silver.bullet at zoho.com
Fri Jan 27 13:06:39 UTC 2017


On Fri, 27 Jan 2017 13:45:28 +0200, Liam Proven wrote:
>On 26 January 2017 at 00:19, Jay Ridgley <jridgley2 at austin.rr.com>
>> sudo apt-get dist-upgrade  
>
>Obsolete. Use:
>
>sudo apt full-upgrade

FWIW by default there's one difference, that might be important for
those, who expect that downloaded packages are cached. Packages are
stored in the cache when running

  sudo apt -o APT::Keep-Downloaded-Packages=1 full-upgrade

In some situations the colour might be an issue, if required getting
rid of it could be done by adding

  -o APT::Color=0

The -o option just temporarily changes the default options. A
permanent customization of those and other options is possible, too. 




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