dpkg source package in Xenial

dpkg: Debian package management system
dpkg-dbgsym: debug symbols for package dpkg
dpkg-dev: Debian package development tools
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 (1.18.4ubuntu1.3)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
dpkg_1.18.4ubuntu1.3.tar.xz 4.1 MiB 1a5b94b074c15b7dfe392da27ea80b9e7174f38dc3afdc46a80bb35fd68bdcac
dpkg_1.18.4ubuntu1.3.dsc 1.5 KiB b7ed29cd148b3bb644cdad8946a396d0ef73ef3457c6e4f15fce2d3659877b82

Package relationships

Build dependencies

Platform-independent build dependencies

Platform-dependent build dependencies

Build conflicts

Platform-independent build dependencies

Platform-dependent build dependencies