how to install .deb files

Stephen R Laniel steve at
Mon Dec 11 02:19:24 UTC 2006

On Sun, Dec 10, 2006 at 05:49:35PM -0800, mike williams wrote:
> I want to know how to install cedega.deb which i have located on my desktop.(I
> also have cedega.rpm if anyone can tell me how to install that if they done
> know for the .deb.) Anyone out there know how?

You need to run

sudo dpkg -i cedega.deb

You may get some errors telling you that you need to have
other packages installed. If so, you can do

sudo apt-get install [list of packages]


Stephen R. Laniel
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