[clug] Debian dpkg dependency question

Paul Hampson Paul.Hampson at anu.edu.au
Tue Aug 3 01:35:23 GMT 2004

On Mon, Aug 02, 2004 at 11:45:19AM +1000, Antti.Roppola at brs.gov.au wrote:
> Hi all,
> How do you install two packages (gs and gs-common) using dpkg if
> they list each other as dependencies? Like this:
>   dpkg -i --force-depends gs_6.53-3_i386.deb  ??

> Or is there a better way of doing this?

You can't "dpkg -i gs_6.53-3_i386.deb gs-common_6.53-3_i386.deb"?

Paul "TBBle" Hampson, MCSE
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