I want to have packages installed manually via
dpkg -i not being updated.
I figured the most elegant way to do this would to pin them to a high priority.
The manpage of
Assign [...] priority 990 to the instances that are not installed and belong to the target release.
so I guess it should be higher than that.
For example, the following record causes APT to assign a high priority to all package instances available from the local site.
Pin: origin ""
But even with priority 1100 it doesn't work.
How can I prevent such packages (edit) from being updated by