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Re: apt pinning: find out from which system version is a package




Francisco M Neto wrote:

>> But is there a way to find out/confirm from
>> which release is a certain pack?
>
> You're looking for apt-cache policy. [...]
>
> $ apt-cache policy gnome-core
> gnome-core:
>   Installed: 1:3.30+1
>   Candidate: 1:3.30+1
>   Version table:
>  *** 1:3.30+1 900
>         900 http://sft.if.usp.br/debian buster/main amd64 Packages
>         800 http://sft.if.usp.br/debian sid/main amd64 Packages
>         100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
>      1:3.22+3 400
>         400 http://sft.if.usp.br/debian stretch/main amd64 Packages

Right, now I see it!

Alexander V Makartsev already told me this, but
I got distracted by the _first_ thing he
showed me :$

Like a jab in boxing, if thrown good enough, it
makes you not see the cross coming from
behind...

OK, well then, thank you both!

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