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Re: [trinity-users] backpedal to r14.0.0

From: Felmon Davis <davisf@...>
Date: Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:33:39 -0500 (EST)
On Sun, 28 Dec 2014, Sl�vek Banko wrote:

> On Sunday 28 of December 2014 10:19:06 Felmon Davis wrote:
>> folks,
>> I just noticed I'm up to r14.0.1 [development] on one of my laptops;
>> what is the best way to downgrade to r14.0.0?
>> F.
> ExeGNU/Linux uses an alternative apt source 'preliminary-stable-builds'. For
> the recent information about this apt source see
> As you rightly ascertained, the first packages for the upcoming R14.0.1 are
> beginning to appear. If you're wondering what was fixed - see bug 2246:
> If you want to go back to R14.0.0 use the following procedure:

thank you but I'll hold off for now to see if I can fix my problems. 
btw I ran the first command below (but inserted '-s' before 'install' 
and got an error about not being able to find that package.


> 1) run aptitude install apt-trinity-archive
> 2) give into remarks apt source
> 3) start aptitude and limit the display to "~i-trinity~V14.0.1"
> 4) for all displayed packages manually select the version 14.0.0 - when
> choosing do not let to distractions that aptitude will report a broken
> dependencies - all will be fine, until all the packages will be selected for
> degradation.

Felmon Davis

Desperate diseases must have desperate cures.