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Re: [SLUG] Occassional freeze-up in Ubuntu 5.10


On Fri, May 26, 2006 at 02:37:52 +1000, Simon Wong wrote:
> On Fri, 2006-05-19 at 18:39 +1000, John Clarke wrote:
> > And if anyone can tell me how to downgrade my kernel package
> > I'd be grateful.  I'd also like to know how to find the source
> > difference between any two arbitrary package versions.
> 
> To install a specific version of a package do something like:
> 
> $ sudo apt-get --reinstall install linux-686=2.6.12.16.1

Thanks Simon.

Do you have an answer for my second question: How can I find the source
difference between two versions of a package?


Cheers,

John
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