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Month: November 2015

Re: How to ignore dependency for apt-get update

From: deloptes <deloptes@...>
Date: Sat, 28 Nov 2015 13:37:44 +0100
Greg Madden wrote:

> On Friday 27 November 2015 12:32:32 pm deloptes wrote:
>>  libappindicator1
> This pacjage  is in Debian Stable, aka Jessie, what distro are you using?
> 'apt-get update" "apt-get upgrade" though if using Debian Stable not much
> changes.

One usually do not answer a question with question.
I very well know that this is a package provided, but I do not need it and
it pulls a lot of dependencies. From what I understood it is KDE4 or KDE5,
but not used by trinity.

This is why I am asking here

I want to ignore the dependency in google-chrome package so that I do not
have to uninstall/install google-chrome.
As each google product it is nasty - it sets default alternative to chrome
each time I install it, so I have additional overhead, but I need it for
testing some web sites

So again is there a way to modify the dependency of the package after it is
installed and where ...