Version Locking in Adept for Kubuntu

Registered by Michael D. Stemle, Jr. on 2007-05-06

Add a feature into Adept that would enable a user to lock a specific package on a specific version, or simply prevent prevent package upgrades and quiet the adept_notifier .

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Priority:
Low
Drafter:
Michael D. Stemle, Jr.
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
Michael D. Stemle, Jr.
Definition:
Drafting
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None
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Unknown
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Lacks any implementation detail. Will this use the apt pin function? Otherwise how will the data be stored? What happens if you lock a package then upgrade another package which depends on a newer version of the first?

See `info apt_preferences` for more info on how to pin ~manchicken

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