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Re: Debian Questions

	Subject: Re: Debian Questions
	Date: Wed, Oct 28, 1998 at 10:50:51PM +0000

In reply to:debian-user-request@lists.debian.org

Quoting debian-user-request@lists.debian.org(debian-user-request@lists.debian.org):
> > 2. As I have decided to use qmail as my MTA, I am having problems
> > installing, from slink or stable, any MUA's or procmail.  I had a
> > problem with the slink version of mutt so compiled and installed my
> > own.  Now I want to instal procmail but, of course, it won't install
> > because it needs an MTA and doesn't know about qmail.  I can't seem to
> > find any info as to how to force an install and ignore dependicies.
> > Have I missed something here also?
> dpkg --force-depends
> Make sure you know what you're doing tho...
> Matthew

Yes!  That's it.  Thanks Matthew, I had missed that when I did --help.
Brain drain!

  It worked like a charm!  Appreciate the push!


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