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sudo apt-get <apt-get command and options> --print-uris -qq | sed -n "s/'\([^ ]\+\)' \([^ ]\+\) \([^ ]\+\) MD5Sum:\([^ ]\+\)/wget -c \1/p" > dowload_deb_list.txt
List upgrade-able packages on Redhat
apt-get --ignore-hold --allow-unauthenticated -s dist-upgrade | grep ^Inst | cut -d ' ' -f2
dpkg-repack firefox
2012-01-13 11:47:40
User: knoppix5
8

If any changes have been made to the package while it was unpacked (ie, conffiles files in /etc modi‐fied), the new package will inherit the changes.

This way you can make it easy to copy packages from one computer to another, or to recreate packages that are installed on your system, but no longer available elsewhere.

Note: dpkg-repack will place the created package in the current directory.

makeself <archive_dir> <file_name> <label>
2012-01-10 18:08:50
User: totti
-1

Used by virtualbox and others to create '.run' file.

pacof -e rlogin
2011-11-04 13:17:04
User: pipeliner
-2

Uses dpkg -S or apt-file to find the file you want and shows results in various ways. Available at https://github.com/Pipeliner/configs/blob/master/bin/pacof

pacof -xp 'bin/[^/]*mixer'

alsamixergui

alsa-tools-gui

alsa-utils

...

apt-cache rdepends <packagename>
apt-cache depends <packagename>
rpm -qp --scripts package.rpm
ar -x package.deb
dpkg -L iptables | perl -lne 'print if -f && -x'
find $(dpkg -L iptables) -maxdepth 0 -executable -type f
2010-10-30 15:36:32
User: Juluan
Functions: find
3

Maybe not clean with big package and too long argument. But return every file who can be executed.

lst=`dpkg -L iptables` ; for f in $lst; do if [ -x $f ] && [ ! -d $f ] ; then echo $f; fi; done;
2010-10-30 14:47:45
User: b_t
Functions: echo
1

I wanted to view only executables installed by a package. This seemed to work.

There's got to be easier way, please share.

Note:

(1) Replace iptables with the package name of your interest

(2) The command will trash any existing environment variable named 'lst'

(3) Instead if you are interested in viewing just .ko or .so files installed by this package, then

that would be easy:

$ dpkg -L iptables | grep "\.[sk]o$"

rpm -q -a --qf '%10{SIZE}\t%{NAME}\n' | sort -k1,1n
sudo apt-get -o Acquire::http::Dl-Limit=30 upgrade
2010-03-22 01:29:44
User: alemani
Functions: sudo
16

Limits the usage of bandwidth by apt-get, in the example the command will use 30Kb/s ;)

It should work for most apt-get actions (install, update, upgrade, dist-upgrade, etc.)