Mon Jan 5 21:18:14 PST 2004
Quoting Tony Godshall (firstname.lastname@example.org):
> No, the ultra-cautions would simulate the effects of each
> change before actually doing it (having been bitten, admittedly
> in unstable, I always do 'apt-get -s install' and look for
> packages being removed that I don't want removed before I do
> the real thing.
Couldn't hurt -- but, in my experience, you're asked confirmation if
anything surprising is going to happen, anyway, even without the "-s".
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