In an Ansible playbook which automates a VPS setup I'm in the need to install
git as soon as possible.
I want to do that before going through the entire
apt update && apt upgrade procedure, so I want to first do an
apt update && apt install git, then download some repositories which basically configure the shell, and later, when all users have been set up and their shells been configured, start with the real installing of applications, which is preceded by a
Is this initial call to
apt install git on a non-upgraded system problematic?
I've been told that an
apt upgrade should be done before installing anything. What are the risks of not doing that?