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Hi I need to install g++ version 4.7.2, but every attempt It installed the latest version 4.7.3. How I can do to install the version 4.7.2?

Thank you.

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I would suggest downloading the .deb file from debian snapshots and installing it from there. Otherwise if you want to install it from the apt repository, you should take a look at this almost duplicate question and follow the answer.

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