Re: Installing only subset of packages from specific Debian snapshot
On Tue, Dec 8, 2015 at 10:50 PM, Zoran Plesivcak wrote:
> Is this possible at all:
> - running stable Debian (not snapshot)
> - installing subset of packages from snapshot testing (snapshot 2015-11-01)
> - installing subset of packages from snapshot testing (snapshot 2015-12-01)
This isn't provided by snapshot at this time, because snapshot only
stores the exact files that were in the Debian archive at the time and
what you are suggesting would require changes to the apt metadata
> I wasn't able to find the way to do this.
Theoretically you could do it by editing the apt metadata, storing
that in a local web server and having that server redirect to snapshot
for the source/binary packages.