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apt ( oneiric; urgency=low

  [ Brian Murray ]
  * apt-pkg/deb/dpkgpm.cc:
   - do not report errors encountered when decompressing packages

  [ Michael Vogt ]
  * fix from David Kalnischkies for the InRelease gpg verification
    code (LP: #784473)
 -- Michael Vogt <email address hidden>   Wed, 13 Jul 2011 14:42:02 +0200

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Michael Vogt on 2011-07-13
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apt_0.8.15.1ubuntu2.tar.gz 3.3 MiB 98f72069854c139e30fa2fb804d0178d
apt_0.8.15.1ubuntu2.dsc 1.5 KiB 72ba85c0b695bfd4185b589341023eb4

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apt: APT's commandline package manager

 This package provides commandline tools for searching and
 managing as well as querying information about packages
 as a low-level access to all features of the libapt-pkg library.
 These include:
  * apt-get for retrieval of packages and information about them
    from authenticated sources and for installation, upgrade and
    removal of packages together with their dependencies
  * apt-cache for querying available information about installed
    as well as installable packages
  * apt-cdrom to use removable media as a source for packages
  * apt-config as an interface to the configuration settings
  * apt-key as an interface to manage authentication keys

apt-doc: Documentation for APT

 This package contains the user guide and offline guide for various
 APT tools which are provided in a html and a text-only version.

apt-transport-https: https download transport for APT

 This package enables the usage of 'deb https://foo distro main' lines
 in the /etc/apt/sources.list so that all package managers using the
 libapt-pkg library can access metadata and packages available in sources
 accessable over https (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure).
 This transport supports server as well as client authenification
 with certificates.

apt-utils: APT utility programs

 This package contains some less used commandline utilities related
 to package managment with APT.
  * apt-extracttemplates is used by debconf to prompt for configuration
    questions before installation.
  * apt-ftparchive is used to create Packages and other index files
    needed to publish an archive of debian packages
  * apt-sortpkgs is a Packages/Sources file normalizer.

libapt-pkg-dev: Development files for APT's libapt-pkg and libapt-inst

 This package contains the header files and libraries for
 developing with APT's libapt-pkg Debian package manipulation
 library and the libapt-inst deb/tar/ar library.

libapt-pkg-doc: Documentation for APT development

 This package contains documentation for development of the APT
 Debian package manipulation program and its libraries.
 This includes the source code documentation generated by doxygen
 in html format.