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Re: install local deb file

On Sun, Nov 02, 2003 at 03:15:06PM -0500, Haines Brown wrote:
> I've spent some time pouring over apt-HOWTO, and just don't
> understand. I want to use aptitude to install a local .deb file. I
> place it in my /storage/debs. 
> In the HOWTO, it said to do this: 
>   deb file:/storage debs\
                          ^ What is this back slash? 
> But when I run aptitude update, it says the line is malformed.
> How does one use aptitude to install a local deb file?


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