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

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


On Sun, Aug 22, 2010 at 2:05 PM, Robert P. J. Day <rpjday at crashcourse.ca> 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 http://archive.canonical.com/ 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
http://archive.canonical.com/pool/partner/s/sun-java6/

Don't know more. Regards
Luis




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