dpkg source package in Xenial

dpkg: Debian package management system
dpkg-dbgsym: debug symbols for package dpkg
dpkg-dev: No summary available for dpkg-dev in ubuntu wily.
dselect: Debian package management front-end
dselect-dbgsym: debug symbols for package dselect
libdpkg-dev: Debian package management static library
libdpkg-perl: Dpkg perl modules

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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 (1.18.4ubuntu1.7)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
dpkg_1.18.4ubuntu1.7.tar.xz 4.1 MiB 2eeb6f25b99d418f4a0cc91e4b57edec2448269c734ff7386449128de0b5515b
dpkg_1.18.4ubuntu1.7.dsc 2.1 KiB 25092819931564fd7ab42c0208fb6b4d928ff5a57a33927dcd35a23602601453

Package relationships

Build dependencies

Platform-independent build dependencies

Platform-dependent build dependencies

Build conflicts

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Platform-dependent build dependencies