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Old 02-10-2010, 05:14 AM   #1
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Smile Getting package size including dependencies

Hey everybody!

I want to find out what is the size of a package including its' dependencies.


Old 02-10-2010, 06:19 AM   #2
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Yum gives you this. It might help if you mentioned what Linux distribution and release you're using, as well as what package manager. See the document link in my signature.
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The distro I use

I am using ubuntu with synaptic package manager or aptitude if you would like
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aptitude tells you this.



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