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Re: dpkg / apt equivalent to 'rpm -qf'?

Paul Gear writes:
> ...when i come to a config file that is important to the running of a
> package, i expect that there should be some way to trace it back to the
> fact that relates to the package.

Please read the thread from the beginning.  That is precisely what we are
talking about.  Evidently there is a proposal to solve this problem by
changing dpkg to make it possible to "register" files.  Perhaps we'll see
some action on this someday.
John Hasler
john@dhh.gt.org (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI

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