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authorAvatar Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@googlemail.com> 2010-11-12 19:35:30 +0000
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Note on what importance doesn't do
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binary repository will result in packages in that repository being preferred, whilst using a low importance will result
in binaries only being used when necessary or explicitly requested.</p>
+<div class="note">
+ <p><code>importance</code> is only considered when deciding between two packages with the same version. To avoid
+ ever using a package from a particular repository, a mask must be used.</p>
+</div>
+
<h2>Notes on <code>libarchive</code></h2>
<p>We use <a href="http://code.google.com/p/libarchive/">libarchive</a> to create binary packages. At the time of