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Old 11-29-2003, 10:48 AM   #1
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.deb files


Howdy
I am gonna to install Opera and i dont know how to install .deb files that i have downloaded. There is also two kind of file to download on Operas homepage. QT Shared and QT Static, what is the different?
 
Old 11-29-2003, 01:51 PM   #2
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dpkg -i <debname>

QT shared: uses the qt libraries on your distro
QT static: all needed qt library function compiled in

in short; if you have qt on your system, get the shared
 
Old 11-29-2003, 08:48 PM   #3
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You can add the official Opera packages into your apt sources.list:

deb http://deb.opera.com/opera/ stable non-free
deb http://deb.opera.com/opera/ testing non-free
deb http://deb.opera.com/opera/ unstable non-free


...and deselect your way into having the correct packages installed

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