Killer feature

Michael Vogt michael.vogt at
Fri Jan 13 10:49:57 GMT 2006

Hi Xavier,

Sorry for the late reply.

On Fri, Jan 06, 2006 at 10:16:23PM +0100, Xavier Claessens wrote:
> Le vendredi 06 janvier 2006 à 10:10 -0800, Matt Zimmerman a écrit :
> > On Fri, Jan 06, 2006 at 08:54:13AM +0100, John Nilsson wrote:
> > > I won't be doing this anyway so I thought I'd throw it in here.
> > > 
> > > A killer feature would be to be able to license and install commercial
> > > software through synaptic.
> > 
> >
> If I well understood, thanks to that I'll be able to install doom3 from
> idsoftware .deb repos ? 

I don't know about this repository. What's it's URL?

> I say that because I've build .deb package for unrealtournament and
> that's what is hard to do in a user-friendly way.

This can be done nowdays with the "gdebi" package. It enables
installing of deb packages with dependency resolution in a
user-friendly way, install "gdebi" and right-click on a deb package in


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