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Old 12-26-2007, 03:24 AM   #1
karthikg356
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how to install packages kept at local directory


can you help me out?

i have 21 cds. i dont want to use them to install a package. rather i would like to install from "/home/debianlinux_cds"

i copied all the cds to this "/home/debianlinux_cds" location. i am not able to install them from "/home/debianlinux_cds" also i cant able to modify the sources.list file to say that my .deb's are "/home/debianlinux_cds"

i want to install selected packages from my harddrive "/home/debianlinux_cds"

how to do ?

i also want my other systems in the network to get installed through the packages kept in my parent (you can consider my parent as server system) system at "/home/debianlinux_cds" directory

any solutions....

if any solution... please describe step by step..


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Old 12-26-2007, 07:42 AM   #2
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First hit from a google.com/linux search: http://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/re...pository-howto

I'm assuming you are using Debian since you have debianlinux_cds as your directory you copied these packages from.
 
  


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