Libreoffice 6 and "apt-get upgrade" Today a problem came to our attention after we moved Libreoffice 6 into our main repository. The problem came for users who were using the "apt-get upgrade" method of installing updates vs. the synaptic/mx-updater default of "apt-get dist-upgrade". Usually, apt-get upgrade (and its cousin "apt upgrade") are the "ultra-safe" methods to install updates. An "apt-get upgrade" should have held back Libreoffice 6 packages and prevented them from updating, leaving the system unchanged with Libreoffice 5. Read more about Libreoffice 6 and "apt-get upgrade"