[Techtalk] upgrading stuff

Mani A a.mani.cms at gmail.com
Sat Sep 6 15:07:36 UTC 2008

On Sat, Sep 6, 2008 at 12:17 PM, Maria McKinley <maria at shadlen.org> wrote:
> Hey there,
> I use debian, and I have one package that I compile myself, and don't
> want upgraded when I do apt-get upgrade. How can I tell apt not to ever
> get this package?

Are you using apt-get to compile it in the first place?

You can always lock the package. See the apt-get manual on the Debian site.


A. Mani

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