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Re: Feaping Creature-ism in core Debian Packages

"Sarel J. Botha" <sjb@dundee.lia.net> writes:

> I'd say the best check would be to have a parm to dpkg that (very efficiently)
> checks if a package is installed, but dpkg can't do that (I think). So, how
> about checking what dpkg would check. Maybe grep /var/lib/dpkg/status?

Internal dpkg data representation. May change anytime.

Sven Rudolph <sr1@sax.de>		http://www.sax.de/~sr1/

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