Masking udev to postpone the update
On Sun, 18 Mar 2012 13:14:48 -0700
Allan Gottlieb <email@example.com> wrote:
> I will update to the new world order, but would very much prefer to
> postpone that for a few weeks. Is it enough to put
> in /etc/portage/package.mask ?
would be better. Rather mask the first version that causes issues and
all subsequent versions. With your suggestions, there may be
future updates between 171 and 181 (without initrd issues) that you
want, but you can't use them as you masked them.