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Re: install local deb file

On Sun, Nov 02, 2003 at 03:15:06PM -0500, Haines Brown wrote:

> How does one use aptitude to install a local deb file?

There may be a way to convince aptitude to do this, though i don't know
of one.  It seems to me you may just be using the wrong tool for the

Is there some compelling reason not to use dpkg for your situation?

dpkg --install <file.deb>
dpkg -i <file.deb>

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