Re: Bug#165365: Things are not so clear...
On Wed, 23 Oct 2002, Yann Dirson wrote:
> Jason, things are not so simple than what you described. The current
> potato Release file shows "Version: 2.2r7", which means it is not
> possible to use "apt-get -t 2.2" anyway.
> -> should it read 2.2 only ? or in addition to 2.2r7 ? or not at all ?
You should probably use 2.2*
> Additionally, other things are going wrong:
> I point to woody and potato, among other things for testing purposes,
> and the woody version of perl is installed (this is indeed a woody box):
Er, there is nothing wrong with what you clipped. You can't downgrade
without alot of effort, it's not supported. -t only allows you to
You can use apt-cache policy to see what is happening, the -t option
is not supported on that program but you can use '-o