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Re: Update on my update problem with gnome system.

Le 19/05/2018 à 21:03, Hans a écrit :
> Isn't it today "apt update" and "apt full-upgrade"?

Thanks, I didn't know this new "full-upgrade" command.

Is "apt full-upgrade" equivalent to "apt-get dist-upgrade" (or apt

According to the man pages (man apt and man apt-get), dist-upgrade
"intelligently handles changing dependencies" when full-upgrade justs
"remove currently installed packages if this is needed".

>    full-upgrade (apt-get(8))
>            full-upgrade performs the function of upgrade but will remove currently installed
>            packages if this is needed to upgrade the system as a whole.

>        dist-upgrade
>            dist-upgrade in addition to performing the function of upgrade, also intelligently
>            handles changing dependencies with new versions of packages; apt-get has a "smart"
>            conflict resolution system, and it will attempt to upgrade the most important packages
>            at the expense of less important ones if necessary. The dist-upgrade command may
>            therefore remove some packages. The /etc/apt/sources.list file contains a list of
>            locations from which to retrieve desired package files. See also apt_preferences(5)
>            for a mechanism for overriding the general settings for individual packages.