Re: Interfaces for dpkg/deb packages
* Christopher Crammond
| I was curious as to where I might be able to find out what
| non-command-line interfaces into .deb packages are available. For
| instance, is there a C interface that could pull out information such as
| Name, Version, Release, etc... ?
No, there is no libdpkg yet. There are rumours that one will be
written in the not-too-distant future, however. (That is, there is a
libdpkg.a, but it's statically linked into dpkg and not distributed.)
Tollef Fog Heen ,''`.
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are : :' :