[pacman-dev] Package/repo priority

Travis Willard travisw at wmpub.ca
Thu Mar 29 09:21:00 EDT 2007

On Thu, 29 Mar 2007 15:04:03 +0200
Nagy Gabor <ngaba at petra.hos.u-szeged.hu> wrote:

> > AFAIR, you can use pacman -S <repo>/<package> to install package
> > from specific repo.
> As I can see, I cannot.

Yes, you can.  I have testing enabled, before current in pacman.conf:

$ pacman -S current/pacman
warning: pacman: local (3.0.0-1) is newer than current (2.9.8-4)
:: pacman-3.0.0-1: local version is up to date. Upgrade anyway? [Y/n] 
resolving dependencies... done.
looking for inter-conflicts... done.

Targets: pacman-2.9.8-4  

Total Package Size:   0.47 MB

Proceed with installation? [Y/n] n

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