Re: Debian Pin a package

From: Andy Fraser (andyfraser31_at_hotmail.com)
Date: 07/13/04

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    In comp.os.linux.setup, henk uttered these immortal words:

    > I have debian running on my system and want to keep the same version
    > (pin), but it won't work. I made a preferences file and added the lines to
    > pin it...
    >
    > I want to pin phpmyadmin and phpgroupware-api
    >
    > Anybody knows how to do this ????

    http://www.debian.org/doc/FAQ/ch-pkg_basics.en.html

    Section 6.12 How do I put a package on hold?

    Works for me.

    -- 
    Andy.
    

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