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Old 02-21-2007, 08:01 PM   #1
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LXer: How To Search For Missing Packages With apt-file On Debian and Ubuntu

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This short article describes how you can search for missing packages with apt-file on Debian and Ubuntu systems. apt-file allows you to search for a file name, and it gives back the name(s) of the package(s) containing that file so that you can install the appropriate package.



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