Re: pinning not working
Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. a écrit :
> In <[🔎] 20090331142022.GA12247@osamu.debian.net>, Osamu Aoki wrote:
>> It is tricky but apt-pin only works with
>> testing/stable/unstable/experimental/... suite names.
> release a=<foo>
> matches any package where its repository's Release file has:
> Suite: <foo>
> It's just that the Release files in the official repositories use the
> stable/testing/unstable instead of Lenny/Squeeze/Sid monikers.
> Over @ backports.org, they use lines like:
> Suite: lenny-backports
> in their Release files, so it is different.
> The apt_preferences manpage still refers to an 'Archive:' line which isn't
> in the current release files. It also doesn't mention any way to match the
> 'Codename:' line.
For external repo like backport, one can use the "origin":
Pin: origin backports.org
"origin" must be the same as the "origin" line in the output of
apt-cache policy. (check it for backports, as I don't use it.)