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Re: libgtk2.0-0 conflicts with libgdkxft0?

On 05-Jun-03, 11:10 (CDT), Tim Dijkstra <newsuser@famdijkstra.org> wrote: 
> Well it's probably easier to unpack the deb with ar (ar -xf <debname>),
> then unpack the control part of the deb (tar -xzf control.tar.gz), edit
> the control file to delete conflict, repack and add the new control
> section to the deb (ar -r <debname> control.tar.gz). And then of course
> install...

And easier still to type 'dpkg --force-help' and read. :-)

dpkg --install --force-conflicts libgtk2.0*deb

Of course, it might cause problems the next time you run apt...

> Haven't tried it, but should work.



Steve Greenland
    The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
    system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
    world.       -- seen on the net

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