Re: Need Help Config'ing a Broadcomm Wireless NIC
On Sat, 22 Nov 2008 22:24:59 -0600
Kent West <email@example.com> wrote:
> westk@evoljasen:~$ sudo aptitude search modprobe
> $ dpkg -S modprobe
I was pleased to find this trick, but now that I'm actually trying to
use it, I find it only works on packages already installed on your
system; it doesn't search your repositories, which is the trick I needed.
For that you'll need apt-file, or use the web form at
Ah, "apt-file"! That was the tool I vaguely remembered using in the past
(but couldn't think of in the heat of actually needing the tool). Thanks!