Debian-news is about one simple thing - news about Debian GNU/Linux and the top free distributions based on Debian GNU/Linux.


HowTo: See Contents of A .DEB Debian / Ubuntu Package File

How do I view the contents of a .deb file under Debian / Ubuntu Linux? You need to install the apt-file command which is a command line tool for searching files in packages for the APT package management system. More here

One Response to “HowTo: See Contents of A .DEB Debian / Ubuntu Package File” »

  1. Comment by yves — May 19, 2010 @ 9:19 pm

    “less” does it on my system

RSS feed for comments on this post.

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Debian-News is not related to the Debian Project.
All logos and trademarks on this site are property of their respective owners.