Installing .deb packages with apt-get

Derek Broughton news at
Mon May 21 20:59:54 UTC 2007

Dotan Cohen wrote:

> On 20/05/07, debian <debiani386 at> wrote:
>> if you want to install them LOCALLY, then just locate the deb file,
>> right click on it, click ubuntu actions, click install package. done
> Right clicking on filenames in Konsole does nothing :)
> I prefer the CLI for adminitrative tasks.

In any case, I think he was looking at it from a Gnomish viewpoint.  afaik,
there's nothing in KDE (Kubuntu) that will automatically execute for
a .deb.  Kpackage can, but they stopped including it in Kubuntu.

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