How to keep installed a given version of a Debian package?

VirtualBox 4.0.2 is available for Debian Lenny but I do not want to upgrade it now.Here is one solution to prevent an automatic upgrade :

root@localhost:~# echo “virtualbox-4.0 hold” |dpkg –set-selections

To verify the previous modification :

root@localhost:~# dpkg –get-selections |grep virtualbox

virtualbox-3.1                    deinstall
virtualbox-3.2                    deinstall
virtualbox-4.0                    hold


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