Adept Notifier behavoiur

Brendan mailinglist at endosquid.com
Wed Aug 30 05:36:09 BST 2006


On Saturday 26 August 2006 11:35, Mauro Grauso wrote:

Did you pin it?

> I hold the package, but both adept_updater and "apt-get upgrade" find
> the new package and want to install it!
>
> How is that possible?
>
> On 8/26/06, Billy Pollifrone <billy at silverbaseball.com> wrote:
> > On 8/26/06, Mauro Grauso <maurograuso at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Dear list,
> > >
> > > I was wondering how I could handle an unwanted update that is
> > > constantly showing up in Adept Notifier.
> > >
> > > I want to stay with the mplayer version installed in my system because
> > > the update breaks something I need in mplayer (I made the update, but
> > > then reverted to the old version because of this issue).
> > >
> > > Having the Adept icon always showing up is quite annoying. Is there a
> > > way to handle this problem?
> > >
> > > kubuntu 6.06.1
> > > adept 2.0ubuntu2
> >
> > I think if you mark a package to be "held" the notifier will not bug
> > you about it.
> >
> > With aptitude, you can hold a package using
> >
> >      aptitude hold package_name
> >
> > and remove the hold with
> >
> >      aptitude unhold package_name
> >
> > - Billy
> >
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