Re: Installing package *NOT* in repository
On Mon 13 Aug 2018 at 18:16:28 +0200, email@example.com wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 13, 2018 at 12:56:58PM -0300, Samuel Henrique wrote:
> > > > I use gdebi to install local .deb files. It handles the dependencies,
> > > > too.
> > >
> > > As I said already, dpkg does install dependencies. Actually, I don't
> > > know any (Debian) tool which wouldn't, by default.
> > I really don't know what you're talking about, dpkg knows nothing about apt
> > and its repositories, it can't install any dependency.
> You're right: it won't download & install dependencies. It'll just
> list those and complain.
This needn't be a disaster. 'apt -f install' fixes the dependencies.