Re: How to download just a single file of a package?
2005. augusztus 8. 18:11,
kamaraju kusumanchi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
-> debian-user <email@example.com>,:
> In the package description of kernel-patch-suspend2
> it asks to see /usr/share/doc/kernel-patch-suspend2/README.Debian if
> other kernels are supported. I want to know whether 2.6.12-1-686-smp is
> supported or not. Is there any way just to pull this file instead of
> downloading and installing the whole package?
You can download-only a package with apt-get -d install <package_name>
This will download the package to /var/cache/apt/archive dir, and you can
extract the files from the package.