Re: Mixing woody and sarge
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On Tue, Dec 09, 2003 at 09:59:44PM +0530, Rajkumar S wrote:
> What will happen when I add testing lines also in sources.list of a
> stable (woody) box and apt-get a package available in testing?
This is *way* too complex to answer in email. Generally speaking,
this will cause you to pull a new libc6, which can make things break
if you're not updating everything. Stable does *NOT* mix with newer
distros, avoid the temptation of using apt pinning unless you
absolutely know what the ramifications are.
Just use apt-get.org or backports.org instead.
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