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Old 01-08-2008, 06:45 PM   #1
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using an earlier version of a package

If I have a package like xserver-xorg-core, and I use lenny or even sid, and I wanted to try out etch... what stops me?

First I pin the etch version, then I change my sources.list to include etch repositories, then I 'aptitude update'. Now I want to simply 'aptitude full-upgrade' and have xserver-xorg-core installed, preferably with all that depends on it... I don't know why it doesn't work. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.


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