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Re: prevent apt from downgrading packages




On 3/1/2019 11:07 AM, Andrea Borgia wrote:
> Il giorno ven 1 mar 2019 alle ore 10:46 Alexander V. Makartsev <
> avbetev@xxxxxxxxx> ha scritto:
>
>> On 01.03.2019 13:27, Felix Rubio wrote:
>>
>>     I have mix stable+testing (~1200 packages from stable, ~20 packages
>> from testing). I have the following contents in
>> /etc/apt/preferences.d/pinning:
>>
>> This is something you should not do in first place. [1]
>>
>
> I have a "testing" installation with "stable" as additional source, meaning
> that in my case the numbers would probably be reversed.
> Is that still a no-no ?
>

There are no good answers here.
It is up to you, all depends on your needs and environment.

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John Doe