My ISP is abit unstable in terms of connection speed to the various sources. Hence, if apt-setup is available, I could use that to reselect my sources or to experiment with a few others.
Originally Posted by lpd
base-config are only needed the first time you install Debian.
When you do a dist-upgrade you'll find that there are other packages that provide almost the same tools and programs as base-config.
Apt-setup was one of the programs that was removed though... did you use that on a daily basis?