Re: I have my own MTA, thank you very much
On Sun, Dec 12, 1999 at 01:33:41PM -0500, Russell Nelson wrote:
> How do I convince Debian that I have my own MTA, thank you very much,
> and it shouldn't attempt to install one of its own choosing? Is there
> a way to permanently fulfill a dependency by hand without installing a
> package? I'm not interested in having to tell dselect, dpkg, or apt
> to ignore dependencies. I want to tell them that I have fulfilled a
> dependency via non-package means, and never be asked about that
> dependency again.
Look at the equivs package. You need to produce a dummy package which
is called or provides mail-transport-agent.
Mark Brown mailto:email@example.com (Trying to avoid grumpiness)