Re: Bug#177680: unable to downgrade using pin priority > 1000
On Tue, 21 Jan 2003, Knoppix User wrote:
> I want to downgrade from unstable to testing. No default release is
> set in /etc/apt/apt.conf. After I apt-get update, I type apt-cache
> policy <any pkg> and discover that the testing version has priority
> 989 (which I recognize as the default) while the unstable version
> (which is installed) has priority 500. So no downgrade occurs when
> I apt-get dist-upgrade.
Maybe show me the apt-cache policy output?
keep in mind that en-mass downgrading is not technically supported.