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Re: switching flavors




On Sun, 4 Jun 2017 12:20:51 -0400
SDA <marathon.durandal@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Sun, Jun 04, 2017 at 04:20:02PM +1000, Davor Balder wrote:
> > Yes - and based on some work I did earlier in the week if you keep
> > the things simple I would say your upgrade should be uneventful.
> > 
> > I  changed the repo to unstable
> > 
> > Then I did:
> > 
> > apt-get update
> > 
> > apt-get upgrade
> > 
> > That was it.  
> 
> Nope, not done yet. You still need to do a full upgrade. In apt it's
> 'apt full-upgrade' in aptitude it's 'aptitude dist-upgrade'. Not sure
> what the eqivalent command is in apt-get.
> 

Other way around, aptitude is safe-upgrade and full-upgrade, it's
apt-get which has upgrade and dist-upgrade. apt mixes the two, with
upgrade and full-upgrade.

-- 
Joe