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Re: apt-get dist-upgrade-except-foo1[-and-foo2] ?

Juan Miguel Bocanegra wrote:

> Question is: Is there a way of upgrade all but these two (or any other)
> packages?

Yes, in your favorite apt front-end just tell it to "hold" these two.  For
example, in dselect, go to the package and hit = and it will not be upgraded.

On my home machine, which I'm very cautiously upgrading to woody, about 86
packages are currently held! :-)

-Adam P.

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