dpkg package in Ubuntu

dpkg: Debian package management system
dpkg-dbgsym: debug symbols for dpkg
dpkg-dev: Debian package development tools
dselect: Debian package management front-end
dselect-dbgsym: debug symbols for dselect
libdpkg-dev: Debian package management static library
libdpkg-perl: Dpkg perl modules

This package has 271 new bugs and 0 open questions.

Package information

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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!)

The Groovy Gorilla (active development)
1.19.7ubuntu4 release (main) 2020-06-19
The Focal Fossa (current stable release)
1.19.7ubuntu3 release (main) 2020-04-06
The Eoan Ermine (supported)
1.19.7ubuntu2 release (main) 2019-09-07
The Bionic Beaver (supported) release (main) 2018-04-19 updates (main) 2019-09-24
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
1.18.4ubuntu1 release (main) 2016-01-13
1.18.4ubuntu1.6 updates (main) 2019-08-13
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1.17.5ubuntu5.6 security (main) 2016-04-26
1.17.5ubuntu5 release (main) 2014-03-07
1.17.5ubuntu5.8 updates (main) 2018-03-14
The Precise Pangolin (supported) security (main) 2015-11-26 updates (main) 2016-06-23 release (main) 2012-04-13