Re: Installing Packages From Source
On Thu, Nov 01, 2007 at 08:23:29 -0700, Jeff Grossman wrote:
> There are a few packages that I install directly from source onto my
> system. On Aptitude I noticed the markauto option. Should I let aptitude
> know that I have installed those packages manually?
That should not be necessary; aptitude assumes "manually" anyway for
packages which it did not install itself.
> The packages that I have installed by source are:
You can check what aptitude thinks about them:
aptitude search spamassassin dovecot mimedefang
Manually installed packages have status "i " while automatically
installed ones have "i A".
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