Re: Best way to manually replace a package with a customized one
On Fri, 22 Oct 2010, Yahya Mohammad <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I want to use a custom compiled version of ffmpeg to enable some extra
> features. What is the best way to do this? I do not want to break
> anything that depends on ffmpeg.
> I tried making my own .deb package using checkinstall. This works
> fine, but whenever I run apt-get upgrade it wants to replace my
> customized ffmpeg.
Does "How to keep specific versions of packages installed" solve your