Location of, or command to get installed date and time of a package.

Leonard Chatagnier lenc5570 at sbcglobal.net
Wed Jan 20 15:06:40 UTC 2010

Ray Parrish wrote:
> Hello,
> Is there a quick one line command that will return the installed date,
> and time of a software package in Linux, or Ubuntu more specifically?
> Alternatively, is that data in a file somewhere in the file system? I'm
> sure it is, as Synaptic Package Manager has the data to look at, I just
> do not know where it stores the data.
> I can parse the file myself, if I can discover where it resides.
> Thanks for any help you can be.
> Later, Ray Parrish
ls -al or ls -als <pkg name> if I understand your question.
Compare to the pkg info in synaptic to see if what you want.
lenc5570 at sbcglobal.net

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