Shawn, I have the same interest! :P<br><br><div><span class="gmail_quote">2007/8/24, Shawn McCuan <<a href="mailto:smccuan@gmail.com">smccuan@gmail.com</a>>:</span><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">
Out of pure curiosity, what program would you want installed directly on the desktop?<div><span class="e" id="q_114991bf5e1b73a5_1"><br><br><div><span class="gmail_quote">On 8/24/07, <b class="gmail_sendername">Marc Rios</b>
 <<a href="mailto:marcrios84@gmail.com" target="_blank" onclick="return top.js.OpenExtLink(window,event,this)">marcrios84@gmail.com
</a>> wrote:</span><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">you can do it with this:<br>dpkg -i *.deb --instdir=<directory>
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where directory in your case would be /root/Desktop ;)<br> <br><div><span class="gmail_quote">2007/8/24, hong zhang <<a href="mailto:henryzhang62@yahoo.com" target="_blank" onclick="return top.js.OpenExtLink(window,event,this)">


henryzhang62@yahoo.com</a>>:</span><div><span><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">List,<br>
<br>I just installed utunbu on my laptop and want to use
<br>dpkg.<br><br>I want o install *.deb file into /root/Desktop instead<br>default path.<br><br>dpkg -i *.deb target path.<br><br>How to setup target path?<br><br>----henry<br><br><br>      ____________________________________________________________________________________
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