Re: Odd version mismatch with smartmontools
Nathan Stratton Treadway wrote:
On Thu, Dec 07, 2006 at 10:07:56PM +0100, Norbert Tretkowski wrote:
* Rob Munsch wrote:
Ok, seems right. But now try smartctl -V, and note the output:
smartmontools release 5.32 dated 2004/07/05 at 08:10:26 UTC
That's not smartctl from smartmontools 5.36-8~bpo.1.
that was in fact my original point :)
But it is the exact version distributed in the Sarge smartmontools
which was pointed out to me, and why.
> Aptitude will continue to pick Sarge's packages by default (even though
the bpo package has a later version number). See
for a couple of ways to get Aptitude to choose the bpo version.
Yah, after previous reply i went and pinned it to sarge-backports, and
all is now well. I should've remembered to do that in the first place;
sorry 'bout that.
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