need some help to find three packages

Brian McKee brian.mckee at
Tue Nov 11 18:30:28 UTC 2008

On Tue, Nov 11, 2008 at 1:10 PM, Tom Rausner <tom at> wrote:
> tir, 11 11 2008 kl. 11:51 -0600, skrev Scott Berry:
>> I visited the packages repository to look for these packages through a
>> keyword search using their exact name but I didn't see any packages.  I
>> am looking for:
>> 1.  xlibs-dev
>> 2.  libmysqlclient12-dev
>> 3.  magick6-dev

Try aptitude search xxx

==> aptitude search xlibs
p   xlibs-data          - transitional package for X11 client data
p   xlibs-static-dev    - transitional metapackage

==> aptitude search libmysql
p   libmysql++-dev         - mysql C++ library bindings (development)
p   libmysql++2c2a         - mysql C++ library bindings (runtime)
p   libmysql-java          - Java database (JDBC) driver for MySQL
p   libmysql-ocaml         - OCaml bindings for MySql
p   libmysql-ocaml-dev     - OCaml bindings for MySql
p   libmysql-ruby          - MySQL module for Ruby
p   libmysql-ruby1.8       - MySQL module for Ruby 1.8
p   libmysql5.0-cil        - MySQL database connector for CLI
v   libmysqlclient-dev     -
p   libmysqlclient15-dev   - MySQL database development files
i A libmysqlclient15off    - MySQL database client library

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