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To search packages, use:

http://www.debian.org/distrib/packages#search_contents

apt-file

The apt-file utility can be used to determine which package a particular file belongs to. It can be used to search through the repository package information without the need to install or download the packages.

Searching for a filename

The apt-file utility can be used to search for packages that provide a particular filename:

apt-file search rhubarb

Listing the contents of a named package

The apt-file utility can be used to list the contents of a named package without the package needing to be installed or downloaded:

apt-file list foobar

Updating the package database information

The update option, is used to update the package information database used by the apt-file utility :

apt-file update


CategoryPackageManagement