Re: Package installation for users?
you wrote :
> As it seems, if I'm not root (which I'm not :-),
> I'm still stuck with getting the source package
> (and possibly its dependencies)
> and compiling that myself.
for a simple app
whose dependencies are already in standard places on system,
you can just grab binary from debian packages, i think.
> Is anyone else missing that feature (if it is missing)?
i heard it mention before, on some debian list,
but dont know where.
maybe searching mailinglist archives will find it.
iirc then not everybody considered it to be a feature.
hope this helps,