Re: backports updates
On Sunday 22 May 2011 23:10:28 Andrei Popescu wrote:
> On Du, 22 mai 11, 15:35:50, Lisi wrote:
> > For what it is worth, /ect/apt/preferences says:
> > <quote>
> > Package: *
> > Pin: release a=lenny-backports
> > Pin-Priority: 200
> > </quote>
> > It agrees with apt-cache policy. Shouldn't it?
> It's just as I expected.
> > As I said, I have set nothing manually. Aptitude set it all up.
> I seriously doubt that. Have a look at the file date, does it ring any
> > I may be away again for the next 2 days. (But if I go on coughing the
> > way I am now, I may not be!!)
> Wish you well,
As I said to Robert, I still don't see where we are going with this, nor
I don't dare touch things like pinning and do not recall ever having edited a
preferences file for apt. I'm far too scared of mucking up my system. I
didn't want updated versions either OOo or Firefox that badly!!
But, as I have said: where are we going with this and why?