Re: Downgrading specific packages with apt
- Date: Sat, 10 Jun 2017 12:07:43 +0200
- From: solitone <solitone@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Downgrading specific packages with apt
On Saturday, 10 June 2017 05:45:22 CEST Fungi4All wrote:
> Hold a package:
> sudo apt-mark hold <package-name>
> Remove the hold:
> sudo apt-mark unhold <package-name>
That's ok. I can then:
$ sudo apt upgrade
to upgrade that package to the latest available version.
But my question was: once I've upgrated it, how can I *downgrade* it to its
previous version, in case I find out it doesn't work right? What's the best
practice to downgrade with apt?