how to prevent a package from upgrade

Randal L. Schwartz merlyn at
Sun Jul 12 17:47:37 PDT 2009

>>>>> "Vincent" == Vincent Lefevre <vincent-opdarw at> writes:

Vincent> and the user can put his own ports (in particular, some fixed
Vincent> version of some port) there (and don't forget to run portindex
Vincent> from this directory).

Or even install a dummy package that *requires* php-5.2 and won't accept
5.3 (I think that's possible), and then at least you'll get all sorts
of alarms when you try to deactivate 5.2.

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