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Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2010 08:33:53 +0000
To: Alexander Batischev <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: Safe and easy ipgrade to unstable/testing.
On Tue, 21 Dec 2010 10:24:47 +0200, Alexander Batischev
> On Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 07:27:37AM +0000, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>> I'm searhcing for the safe way to upgrade my current debian to
>> testing/unstable in order to install the newset verion of OpenAFS
>> (18.104.22.168). I don't want to fully upgrade my system -- only the the
>> necessary dependencies should be used from testing/unstable
>> Hw can I do that?
> 1. Add testing/unstable repos to your sources.list
> 2. Add the following line to the /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/02release
> (if file doesn't exist yet, create it):
> (you may use "stable" instead of "lenny" - that depends on what
> behavior you
> expect when squeeze would release)
> Basically that's all you need. Now apt (and aptitude, synaptic etc.)
> stick to lenny unless you ask it to do something else. With apt-* and
> you can use -t option to specify from which release you want package be
> # aptitude install -t testing ping
That's exactly what I need. Thank you!
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