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Re: apt && Re: Archive Restructuring -- The dists/ Hierarchy

On 5 Aug 1998, Manoj Srivastava wrote:

>  Jason> Erm, you can use APT to do this fairly easially but not via the
>  Jason> simulator.. Suck in all the package files then walk the package list and
>  Jason> print every package that has an impossible dep.
> 	Well, pkg-order was essentially designed for this, and it,
>  too, can work off the Packages file; and it does not have the baggage
>  of actually doing all that apt does. Also, it is a unch of Perl
>  modules; and hence is script friendly.

Baggage? Manoj :>

PkgOrder would probably also be a good choice, but a dare say that APT is
a bit faster :>


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