Re: lie to apt
>>>>> "Jacob" == Jacob Meuser <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Jacob> Is there a way to manually edit the database that says which
Jacob> packages are installed? I set up a small system, using
Jacob> potato, and am adding several packages from source. I added
Jacob> stuff like glib-1.2.8, tcl-8.32, tk8.3.2, etc. How can I
Jacob> tell apt that these packages are installed? Or at least make
Jacob> it think the potato version is installed.
You'd better build your own packages.