[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: [SOLVED] Keeping Lenny via /etc/apt/sources.list when Squeeze becomes stable

On Sun, Dec 19, 2010 at 7:25 PM, Alexander Batischev <eual.jp@gmail.com> wrote:
On Sun, Dec 19, 2010 at 07:12:48PM -0800, Mark wrote:
> I've seen some emails about using
> "Lenny" instead of "stable" in the /etc/apt/sources.list to force aptitude
> to keep a Lenny system.  Is this the official/accepted method?

Yes, that's absolutely normal to use either 'lenny' (with lowercase 'l'!) or
'stable'. You may also use 'squeeze' instead of 'testing' and 'sid' instead of

Thank you, Alexander, this is exactly what I wanted to know.  I will use lowercase 'l' as you suggest.


Reply to: