Re: No 'self life' of packages.
On Thu, Oct 13, 2011 at 10:56:30AM +0530, dE . wrote:
On 10/11/11 18:56, Dominic Amann wrote:
> QA of Ubuntu is too bad, Mint is basically the same thing. So I have
> only Debian at hand but I was also working about OpenSuse.
> Anyway, I'm trying out Stable for this purpose, and also checked out
> apt pinning, but it's not much useful. Backports of
> Iceweasel/Chromium is missing for e.g. and they're horribly
Here is how I handle this very same situation,
1. Iceweasel & Opera,
deb http://mozilla.debian.net/ squeeze-backports iceweasel-release
deb http://deb.opera.com/opera/ squeeze non-free
2. Chromium - just download the google-chrome stable .deb from
google.com, it then automatically keeps up to date via
/etc/apt/sources.list.d/google-chrome-list, which contains,
### THIS FILE IS AUTOMATICALLY CONFIGURED ###
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deb http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/ stable main