Re: Bug#87442: The ability to downgrade packages to the default release would be nice
On Sat, 24 Feb 2001, Daniel Burrows wrote:
> would be possible to use the Super Cow Powers of the new apt to return to
> unstable without manual labor :) Specifying the versions on a per-package
> basis worked, but it would be nice if there were a way (similar to -t) to
> force all packages listed on the command-line to be from a particular release.
In general downgrading is not supported/well tested by debian and I don't
really want to encourage mass downgrades.