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Re: how to rebuild "available" list with apt-get/aptitude

On Sun, Jun 04, 2000 at 01:08:33AM +0200, Bernd Eckenfels wrote:
> working with "apt-get update" only, lately i noticed, that the
> /var/lib/dpkg/available list wont be updated. Te list is updated if i call
> apt-get update from dselect apt method). Is therte a command to rebuild the
> available list from apt's cache, since i find it very handy to use that file
> for looking at the package structure of debian.

dselect update

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