dpkg source package in Xenial

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

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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 (1.18.4ubuntu1.4)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
dpkg_1.18.4ubuntu1.4.tar.xz 4.1 MiB 1b0eb1e3d8b98531fa1edf01a3530809d7c6765271dc82a3805115876ef690c7
dpkg_1.18.4ubuntu1.4.dsc 2.1 KiB bfc874171efa7bd4540704c5b337c8b75f5abe2617c3300ffa9c6288e61fc48f

Package relationships

Build dependencies

Platform-independent build dependencies

Platform-dependent build dependencies

Build conflicts

Platform-independent build dependencies

Platform-dependent build dependencies