Re: last build date of a package
>>>>> On Fri, 28 Mar 2003 18:16:46 -0800, Randolph Chung <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
>> Duh, how obvious!? I tried for "xserver", "x", and
>> "xserver-xfree86", not not "xfree86"... ;-)
Randolph> for future reference:
Randolph> apt-cache show <package> | grep ^source
Randolph> Most of the autobuild tools only have a concept of source
Randolph> packages, since that's what they deal with.
Ah, I see. I probably won't remember all of this, so I wrote the
attached script for next time...
srcpkg=$(apt-cache show $1 | grep '^Source: ' | tail -1 | cut -f2 -d' ')