Keep current version with aptitude
To keep a package at its current version during an
'aptitude safe-upgrade', I issue the command:
aptitude hold <packagename>
But this only lasts for one upgrade.
During the next 'safe-upgrade' I am proposed to upgrade that package
Is there a way to make it permanent?
In Synaptic there's an option to 'lock' the package. Is there an
I tried 'aptitude keep <packagename>' but apparently, that does not
achieve this either.