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Re: apt pinning question

On Sat,12.Dec.09, 22:09:59, Rob Owens wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 13, 2009 at 09:49:22AM +1100, Gordon Wrigley wrote:
> > Another way to look at this would be to ask...
> > 
> > Given two available versions of a package where the higher version has
> > the lower priority, how do I get apt to automatically install the
> > lower priority one when the higher version is required to meet a
> > dependency?
> > 
> If the higher version is required to meet a dependency, why don't you
> want it installed?  Apt is going to try to meet the dependency.  
What if *both* version satisfy the dependency?

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