Where is 'ar' ?

David Hart ubuntu at tonix.org
Tue Nov 28 05:32:32 UTC 2006

On Tue 2006-11-28 05:56:16 +0100, Bruno Costacurta wrote:
> I cannot find any 'apt-file'.

Then you need to install it.

> I suppose you means 'apt-cache', however 'apt-cache bin/ar' returns nothing 
> and 'apt-cache search ar' returns thousends of packages...,
> Where can I find which the package which contains 'ar' executable ?

  david at mutt:~$ dpkg -S `which ar`
  binutils: /usr/bin/ar

David Hart <ubuntu at tonix.org>

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