[Ilugc] One Day One GNU/Linux Command (DPKG)

Kapil Hari Paranjape kapil at imsc.res.in
Thu Dec 4 09:44:56 IST 2008


Hello,

On Thu, 04 Dec 2008, Bharathi Subramanian wrote:
> dpkg -- A medium-level package manager for Debian.

> # dpkg -i vim.deb -- Install the vim package.
> 
> # dpkg -r elvis -- Remove the package.

I'm going to hate you for that! :) It should be

# dpkg -i elvis.dev
# dpkg -r vim

Regards,

Kapil.
(who is designated maintainer for elvis but hasn't done much for a
while!)
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