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Command-line tools to process Debian package information

Debian package information is generally stored in files having a special file format, dubbed the Debian control file format (the dctrl format), a special case of the record jar file format. These tools operate on any files conforming in a general sense to that format and are therefore widely applicable whenever those formats are in play.

Included are:

  grep-dctrl     - Grep dctrl-format files
  grep-available - Grep the DPKG available database
  grep-status    - Grep the DPKG status database
  grep-aptavail  - Grep the APT available database
  grep-debtags   - Grep the Debtags package database

  sort-dctrl     - Sort dctrl-format files

  tbl-dctrl      - Tabulate dctrl-format files

  sync-available - Sync the dpkg available database with
                   the apt database

Tags: System Administration: Package Management, Software Development: Debian, Implemented in: implemented-in::c, interface::commandline, Role: Program, Scope: Utility, Application Suite: suite::debian, use::searching, Purpose: Synchronisation, Works with: works-with::software:package, works-with::text

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Architecture Version Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 2.24-2 100.5 kB421.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 2.24-2 98.6 kB397.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 2.24-2 94.7 kB387.0 kB [list of files]
armel 2.24-2 92.4 kB366.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 2.24-2 93.1 kB346.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 2.24-2 97.5 kB378.0 kB [list of files]
hurd-i386 2.24-2 99.6 kB386.0 kB [list of files]
i386 2.24-2 99.2 kB382.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 2.24-2 98.8 kB397.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 2.24-2 99.2 kB382.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 2.24-2 91.5 kB374.0 kB [list of files]
mips 2.24-2 97.1 kB400.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 2.24-2 99.7 kB420.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 2.24-2 97.8 kB400.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 2.24-2 93.9 kB518.0 kB [list of files]
powerpcspe (unofficial port) 2.24-2 94.4 kB518.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 2.24-2+b1 95.3 kB528.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 2.24-2 94.9 kB523.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 2.24-2 98.7 kB411.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 2.24-2 95.3 kB362.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 2.24-2+b1 92.7 kB388.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 2.24-2 99.0 kB386.0 kB [list of files]