How to lock package versions from Synaptic package manager

If you want to keep a specific package at a specific version on your machine you can try this tutorial.This is very useful if you want to lock specific version of kernel,drivers,application versions Incoming search terms:synapticsynaptic lock versionubuntu lock versionLock Packageubuntu synaptic lockwaiting for package manager lockhow to unlock synaptic package version ubuntulock version ubuntu […]
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Ubuntu Tip : Simplified way to add PPA repositories in Karmic

If you use the Ubuntu Personal Package Archives (https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+ppas) then forget about opening /etc/apt/sources.list to add a repository; in Karmic, use the new add-apt-repository command. For example, to add the repository for the chromium browser, just run: Incoming search terms:ubuntu add ppaadd ppaadd ppa ubuntuhow to add ppaadding ppahow to add ppa ubuntuubuntu adding ppaubuntu […]
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