Re: Forcing installation over unmet dependencies
* Morten Eriksen <firstname.lastname@example.org> [030702 10:59]:
> How can I force apt-get to ignore the unmet dependency, or otherwise
> get the libqt3-dev package installed?
> Is there a general mechanism for telling the package manipulation
> system "don't bother with this package, I've already got what it
> provides covered from another source"?
There are a couple of ways. I think all of them are explained in the
section 2.2 of the Debian Reference by Osamo Aoki. This is an
excellent document and should be your first port of call for most
Debian related questions.
apt-get install debian-refernce
Linux twofish 2.4.21-looxt93c #1 Thu Jun 26 15:38:09 JST 2003