Re: PowerPC is now unstable/sid - requested for deb-multimed…

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Author: Christian Marillat
To: dmo-discussion
Subject: Re: PowerPC is now unstable/sid - requested for deb-multimedia as well
On 27 mai 2017 23:10, Linux User #330250 <linuxuser330250@???> wrote:

> On 2017-05-27 20:16 Christian Marillat wrote:
>> On 27 mai 2017 18:46, Linux User #330250 <linuxuser330250@???> wrote:
>>> You're right. And apt-get still works. It's just that all Debian
>>> tutorials and manuals have been changed to use apt instead of apt-get,
>>> so I thought this might be a good idea for deb-multimedia as well.
>> >From the apt manpage, apt isn't apt-get :
>> ,----
>> | apt(8) just changes the default value of some options (see apt.conf(5)
>> | and specifically the Binary scope). So you should prefer using
>> | these commands (potentially with some additional options enabled) in
>> | your scripts as they keep backward compatibility as much as possible.
>> `----

Not an official Debian book.

Debian installation guide for jessie use apt-get or aptitude :