Re: Pinning question
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On Thu, Dec 04, 2003 at 09:47:21AM -0500, Rich B wrote:
> What did I do wrong? I thought my Pin-prioritys would prevent anything
> from upgrading to Sid unless I explicitly asked for it.
Don't pin between stable and anything newer, or you'll end up just
having some serious cascading dependencies that will result in you
running testing or unstable in the end anyway. See also: apt-pinning
considered harmful unless you *really* know what it's going to do.
Use http://www.apt-get.org/ to find good backports for woody instead.
.''`. Paul Johnson <email@example.com>
: :' :
`. `'` proud Debian admin and user
`- Debian - when you have better things to do than fix a system
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