pin transmission-daemon on karmic server to lucid version

James Michael Fultz croooow at
Sun Feb 7 22:50:45 UTC 2010

* Jan Piet Joris en Corneel <jpjorisencorneel at> [2010-02-07 23:08 +0100]:
> I would like to use the lucid package (version 1.83) in stead of the
> karmic package (version 1.75), because Transmission supports moving
> finished files to a different directory since version 1.80 (see
> The idea of compiling transmission-daemon myself does't warm me. Is it
> possible to achieve this with some apt pinning, and could somebody
> supply me instructions?

I think that the first example from the PinningHowto would work for your


If you don't want to be bothered with pinning, there is a PPA with the
version of Transmission you're after.


$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ricotz/ppa

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