which package a file belongs to

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at dantian.org
Sat Jan 17 22:11:56 UTC 2009

On Sat, 2009-01-17 at 22:47 +0100, frmas wrote:
> I'm looking for the tool (dpkg ?) and command line parameters, that
> will
> give me the package (name and version), a file on my HD belongs to.

dpkg -S <package>

See the man page of dpkg for details.

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