Re: creating a debian package that doesn't require compiling...
On Sat, Dec 09, 2000 at 05:48:59AM +0100, Ingo Saitz wrote:
> > Is there a way I can install the deb package, but test it and see
> > that everything works??
> If you don't want to install the package you can examine its
> contents using ar x package.deb.
Easier than that: dpkg-deb -c filename.deb | less
Also useful is dpkg-deb -I filename.deb | less (package information).
Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>