[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: RFD: translated description with dpkg

>>"Steve" == Steve Greenland <stevegr@debian.org> writes:

 Steve> I doubt very many people go around browsing random .debs with
 Steve> 'dpkg-deb -I'.

	You gotta be kidding.
__> less /home/srivasta/bin/lessopen
# Decode directories:
if [ -d "$1" ]; then
    echo "$1:"; ls -als $1
    case "$1" in

            echo "$1:"; 
            if [  -x /usr/bin/dpkg ]; then
                dpkg --info $1; 
                echo -e '\n*** Contents:'; 
                dpkg-deb --contents $1 
                echo -e '\n*** Control:'; 
                ar -p $1 control.tar.gz | tar zvvft -
                echo -e '\n*** Contents:';      
                ar -p $1 data.tar.gz | tar zvvft -

 who peeks into debs all the time
 progasm: the feeling you get when your code works the first time
 uunet!sugar!karl (hm) Keeping 255 messages and deleting
 158. karll@sco.com (wk) re
Manoj Srivastava   <srivasta@debian.org>  <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
1024R/C7261095 print CB D9 F4 12 68 07 E4 05  CC 2D 27 12 1D F5 E8 6E
1024D/BF24424C print 4966 F272 D093 B493 410B  924B 21BA DABB BF24 424C

Reply to: