how can i tell which sources.list line corr to a package?

Luis Paulo luis.barbas at
Sun Aug 22 13:29:53 UTC 2010

On Sun, Aug 22, 2010 at 2:05 PM, Robert P. J. Day <rpjday at> wrote:
>  i'm sure there's a simple answer to this but, for my installed
> package sun-java6-jdk, what command can i use to see that it came
> via the 10.04 /etc/apt/sources.list line:
>  deb lucid partner
> i did "apt-cache show sun-java6-jdk" but that doesn't tell me where
> the package came from.  thanks.
> rday

Don't know :)
But if you want to check if the one you download is ok, you may
checksum it against the one at

Don't know more. Regards

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