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apt-hold [02.07.2018 15:07] (current)
andreas created
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 +====== Prevent tool to be updated by apt ======
 +There could be known issues with one of the package where the appreciated private setup does not comply to the requirements of the newest version of a package. This could e.g. be '​chromium-browser',​ where suddenply some deprecitaed function will not work anymore, so it's preferred to stick to the currently installed version.
 +Mark a package to be on-hold, so this will be skipped with e.g. every '//​sudo apt upgrade//'​ run by entering e.g.:
 +sudo apt-mark hold chromium-browser
 +Undo the blocking (or holding) by simply unhold the package again:
 +sudo apt-mark unhold chromium-browser
apt-hold.txt ยท Last modified: 02.07.2018 15:07 by andreas