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Re: listing of files a package installs?

  Gerald Jensen writes:
  Gerald>  Is there a way to know which packages installed which files.

dpkg -c foo-1.2.3-4.deb

The only doc available is dpkg-deb(8)

  Gerald> It would be nice if there were a comprehensive listing somewhere
  Gerald> that lists ALL the files that a package would install.

There is the "Contents" files (one for 0.93, one for 1.0) on the ftp server
that list all files for all packages. You can grep either way.

Dirk.Eddelbuettel@qed.econ.queensu.ca          http://qed.econ.queensu.ca/~edd 

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