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Bug#195459: dselect: "Skip-this-version" marking

Package: dselect
Version: 1.10.10
Severity: wishlist

Besides just "install/upgrade" and "hold in present state" I'd love to
be able to mark a package as "hold for now" or "skip this version."

This would be helpful for unstable installations where the newly offered
version may be dangerously broken, or package clusters (notably galeon /
mozilla, gnome / kde) become temporarily self-conflicting; those states
can last for annyoingly long periods sometimes.  One could just mark the 
whole combination as "skip this version" and deal with it the next time
a package in the cycle is updated.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
Architecture: powerpc
Kernel: Linux bulletproof 2.4.20-ben10-jtv4 #1 Thu May 29 11:25:38 CEST 2003 ppc
Locale: LANG=en_IN, LC_CTYPE=en_IN

Versions of packages dselect depends on:
ii  libc6                     2.3.1-17       GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii  libgcc1                   1:3.3-2        GCC support library
ii  libncurses5               5.3.20030510-1 Shared libraries for terminal hand
ii  libstdc++5                1:3.3-2        The GNU Standard C++ Library v3

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