Re: Dependency ordering
On 13 Apr 1997, Richard Sharman wrote:
> > Manoj is outlining a specification that would be great for the above
> > method. Standardized components could be tied into mc and similar
> > interfaces easily. I would love to be able to hit the F3 (view) key in mc
> > on a .deb file and get a nice summary of control info and status. Then hit
> Emacs has a nice feature that when you do a find-file on a (possibly
> gzipped) tar file you can look at the individual files. I was
> thinking it would be nice to be able to do the same with a .deb
> file. Maybe there exists such a thing already?
I wrote one last year, called "deb-view.el". I just sent a reminder to the
list this morning. In case you missed it, I'll send you another copy in a
private post after I hit "send" on this mail.