Thank you all. I marked kevbonham’s answer as solution but obviously all of you are of great help
If you first created the package in, say,
~/Desktop/MyPackage, and then did
]dev ~/Desktop/MyPackage, julia will just point directly to that repo. I’m not sure if Pkg is smart enough to remember all the paths to
deved packages in all of your manifests, but it would not surprise me if it was.
I tend to think of packages that are
deved and those that are
added in completely different buckets. The former are just git repos that julia knows about, and never messes with. The later I treat as black boxes that I only modify with