[ubuntu-us-ma] How to tell version numbers?

Brian Fallik baf11 at cornell.edu
Fri Feb 13 16:37:13 GMT 2009


Brian,

On Fri, Feb 13, 2009 at 11:30 AM, Brian DeLacey <bdelacey at gmail.com> wrote:

> how to display the version of subsystems / tarballs in the distro? (I'm
> particularly interested in wireless drivers, e.g. compat-wireless-2.6
> tarball)?

$  dpkg-query -f '${Version}' -W compat-wireless-2.6
will do what you want.

Thanks,
brian



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