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linus72 08-25-2009 09:14 PM

How to install .deb pkg, thru console, thats in current directory?
 
OK
I'm chrooted into debian unstable and need to install a debian pkg not in repos
I downloaded into /home and need to install it without using X window?
it's wwmkr_2.0.2.1_all.deb
a app for writers
http://www.wwmkr.com/

thanks

mushroomboy 08-25-2009 09:58 PM

dpkg -i packagename.deb

if you have dependency problems you'll need to run 'apt-get -f install'. You might want to run 'apt-get update' first.


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