Bug#227447: Wishlist: apt-get should be strace-able
On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 12:21:32PM +0100, Thomas Fischbacher wrote:
> Package: apt
> Version: 0.5.14
> Severity: wishlist
> For some applications(*), it would be highly desirable(*) to obtain a list
> of files that have been seen/touched/transformed as a result of an apt-get
> Unfortunately, an
> strace -o apt.trace -f -e trace=files apt-get upgrade
> causes the sub-processes dealing with the various access method protocols
> to fail.
Can you be a bit more specific? stracing apt works fine for me.