Re: New package version releases
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- Subject: Re: New package version releases
- From: Zac Slade <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Mon, 10 Oct 2011 22:11:15 -0500
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On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 10:04 PM, David Watson <email@example.com> wrote:
> Can I select just one package from sid or do I have to download the whole repo release file?
You will need the whole release file, but you will only need to
install packages from sid that are required to meet the dependencies
See the link on iguanasuicide.net from earlier in the thread on
setting up pinning and package priorities.
> Also I understand that sid's version of aptitude is higher than wheezy, but why would reportbug indicate both stable and unstable have the newer version?
I'm not sure what you are seeing in reportbug here. Is there a bug
you see that is fixed by the version in sid?