Finding executable files
pierre.frenkiel at laposte.net
Fri Jan 16 13:23:47 UTC 2009
On Thu, 15 Jan 2009, Leonard Chatagnier wrote:
> many of the files/packages you list in your output are not
> the file in question but packages of some sort that only
> contain the name of the package in question, not the file
I still disagree on that:
If I need the file (executable) gnuclient.xemacs21
apt-file gives me the name of the package (xemacs21-bin)
which contains it.
> There is probably more detail on the wajig home site:
I didn't see there more information for this problem
> someone should file a bug against wajig whichpkg as it doesn't show anything.
I'll do that ASAP.
> My past experienced with wajig whichpkg was much better allowing me
> to install the correct package contained the file I had no idea
> what to install to get it. It apparently is broken in the current
I tried on my virtual HARDY host ==> same result...
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