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Re: Miscellaneous and security

On Sat, Jan 03, 1998 at 10:31:29PM +0100, Mario Fabiano wrote:
> I am a new Debian user. I actually have been using Linux for a while. I
> have some questions.
> Is there some way to unpack a Debian package in a place different than
> the target directories, e.g. /tmp? The aim is just to look at the files
> belonging to the package.

dpkg-deb will allow you to do this.  Type 'dpkg-deb --help' for more info.

Adam Klein

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