Re: preventing apt from upgrading postfix
Justin Hartman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
JH> 'postfix-dev' packages however I want to keep my current postfix
JH> version as it is heavily patched.
JH> So I decided to read the Debian docs on apt-get  to figure out how
JH> to *make* apt forget about upgrading my postfix packages.
to hold a package, i just do a quick:
echo packagename hold | dpkg --set-selections
& to release it:
echo packagename install | dpkg --set-selections
much easier than dealing with apt's preference files.
lish "well i, i might be wrong,
email@example.com but you, you tag along." -mm