Re: apt-pkg, etc ..
Le Tue, Aug 17, 1999 at 04:44:08PM +0200, Jérôme Marant écrivait:
> I'd like to read Packages[.gz] files,
# apt-cache dumpavail
> read/modify files in
> /var/lib/dpkg and other package administration things.
Those files are not modified by apt but by dpkg.
> Does the libapt-pkg library allow to do such things ?
You've got the sources ! Read them. :) Managing Packages files
certainly. Reading the status file possibly. Modifying dpkg's data,
I dont think so.
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