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Re: Faster 'dpkg -s'?

On Sun, Jul 23, 2000 at 05:23:40AM -0400, Itai Zukerman wrote:
> I see (at least) two possibilities:
> 1.  dpkg -s $PACKAGE
> 2.  sed -n -e "/^Package: $PACKAGE$/,/^$/p" < /var/lib/dpkg/status

Install dlocate.



  Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, QMW, Univ. of London. J.D.Gilbey@qmw.ac.uk
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