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Re: update packages without confusing apt

If you are just in the process of upgrading the kernel to 2.4 (which is
still in pre-test version btw),
I would advice you to get the kernel sources (from the unstable source
make your own kernel fitted to your needs (make menuconfig)
and build a custom kernel package (make-kpkg -rev Custom.1 kernel_image)
you can install (dpkg -i kernel-image-2.2.4_Custom.1_i386.deb).
Finally mark this package as to keep the current version, so it doesnt get


----- Original Message -----
From: "Florian Kessler" <fke@sk-kessler.de>
To: <debian-user@lists.debian.org>
Sent: Wednesday, November 15, 2000 3:20 PM
Subject: update packages without confusing apt

> Hi all,
> i would like to update to kernel 2.4 within potato. To meet the
> listed in in the file changes (kernel documentation), i have to download
> some packages. How can i do this without confusing apt?
> Thanks,
> Florian
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