can i install a non-.deb program?

dwain dwain.alford at
Wed Dec 31 12:05:08 UTC 2008

On Wed, Dec 31, 2008 at 2:45 AM, Kenyon Ralph <kenyon at>wrote:

> On 20081231T023330-0600, dwain <dwain.alford at> wrote:
>> i need a pdf viewer and editor.  i have used cabaret on opensuse before.
>>  i
>> use cabaret on windows.  the package does not have a .deb extension on the
>> file.  can i still install this program?  it is for linux.
> Are you referring to this?
> yes, that's the one.  i'll take a peek in the archive and see if there is
any documentation.


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