Re: Comparison of aptitude hold and pinning?
On 2006-05-26, Johannes Wiedersich <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> As with Keep, any action that was to be performed on the package is
> cancelled. In addition, the package will not be automatically upgraded
> [a] until the hold is removed. You may cancel a hold by issuing the
> Install command.
> [a] That is, it will be unaffected by Actions->Mark Upgradable (U) or
> the dist-upgrade or upgrade command-line actions.
> More on pinning can be found in the apt-howto in
> on your system.
> on debian sarge.
Thanks for the useful information.