Re: How to add dependencies that exist in another repository
to answer the previous question: Yes, I'm using Squeeze.
> >From man apt_preferences:
> Note that the files in the /etc/apt/preferences.d directory are parsed
> in alphanumeric ascending order and need to obey the following naming
> convention: The files have no or "pref" as filename extension and which
> only contain alphanumeric, hyphen (-), underscore (_) and period (.)
> characters - otherwise they will be silently ignored.
Well, this defines a *sequence* of these files but what about the
*content*. In /etc/apt/preferences the sequence of paragraphs
does not matter. Just the Pin-Priority value has relevance. So
again, some working example would help understanding things.