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Re: Installing package *NOT* in repository

On 2018-08-13 09:38:48 -0300, Samuel Henrique wrote:
> If you pass a file as parameter to apt install, like:
> apt install ./package.deb
> It will work, at least on buster.

And the "./" is important, otherwise it will not work (until now,
for this reason, I didn't know that passing a file was supported).
I don't know the exact rule, but it seems that the pathname needs
to start with either "/", "./" or "../".

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