dpkg source package in Trusty

dpkg: Debian package management system
dpkg-dev: No summary available for dpkg-dev in ubuntu saucy.
dselect: Debian package management front-end
libdpkg-dev: Debian package management static library
libdpkg-perl: No summary available for libdpkg-perl in ubuntu saucy.

Versions published


The package versions that were published when the distribution release was made.


Package versions containing security fixes for the released distribution. It is a good idea to have security updates turned on for your system.


Package versions including new features after the distribution release has been made. Updates are usually turned on by default after a fresh install.

dpkg information

Current version:
Medium Urgency

Upstream connections


Package management suite with full support for package dependencies and package conflicts.

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: yes
Translations: no

A newer version of dpkg is available for packaging: dpkg unknown (Awh, yeah? Ripper!)

Download files from current release (1.17.5ubuntu5.8)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
dpkg_1.17.5ubuntu5.8.tar.xz 3.7 MiB 7376d7477ae37592a75fb99f739d6ad6d48df8d957734ad68c0edf04c6dc4992
dpkg_1.17.5ubuntu5.8.dsc 2.0 KiB 76c118e3159a3e3af5ad7856435f92f5557219f5832f379b3785131f2476f64c

Package relationships

Build dependencies

Platform-independent build dependencies

Platform-dependent build dependencies

Build conflicts

Platform-independent build dependencies

Platform-dependent build dependencies