SIMPLE SOLUTIONS

Manual pages

Scope: dpkg suite.

[ Alias ↣ ] Name (section) Brief
deb(5) Debian binary package format.
deb-buildinfo(5) Debian build information file format.
deb-changelog(5) Dpkg source packages' changelog file format.
deb-changes(5) Debian changes file format.
deb-conffiles(5) Package conffiles.
deb-control(5) Debian binary packages' master control file format.
deb-extra-override(5) Debian archive extra override file.
deb-old(5) Old style Debian binary package format.
deb-origin(5) Vendor-specific information files.
deb-override(5) Debian archive override file.
deb-postinst(5) Package post-installation maintainer script.
deb-postrm(5) Package post-removal maintainer script.
deb-preinst(5) Package pre-installation maintainer script.
deb-prerm(5) Package pre-removal maintainer script.
deb-shlibs(5) Debian shared library information file.
deb-split(5) Debian multi-part binary package format.
deb-src-control(5) Debian source packages' master control file format.
deb-src-files(5) Debian distribute files format.
deb-substvars(5) Debian source substitution variables.
deb-symbols(5) Debian's extended shared library information file.
deb-triggers(5) Package triggers.
deb-version(7) Debian package version number format.
deb822(5) Debian RFC822 control data format.
debsig-verify(1) Verify signatures for a Debian format package.
dpkg(1) Package manager for Debian.
dpkg-architecture(1) Set and determine the architecture for package building.
dpkg-buildflags(1) Returns build flags to use during package build.
dpkg-buildpackage(1) Build binary or source packages from sources.
dpkg-checkbuilddeps(1) Check build dependencies and conflicts.
dpkg-deb(1) Debian package archive (.deb) manipulation tool.
dpkg-distaddfile(1) Add entries to debian/files.
dpkg-divert(1) Override a package's version of a file.
dpkg-genbuildinfo(1) Generate Debian .buildinfo files.
dpkg-genchanges(1) Generate Debian .changes files.
dpkg-gencontrol(1) Generate Debian control files.
dpkg-gensymbols(1) Generate symbols files (shared library dependency information).
dpkg-maintscript-helper(1) Works around known dpkg limitations in maintainer scripts.
dpkg-mergechangelogs(1) 3-way merge of debian/changelog files.
dpkg-name(1) Rename Debian packages to full package names.
dpkg-parsechangelog(1) Parse Debian changelog files.
dpkg-query(1) A tool to query the dpkg database.
dpkg-repack(1) Put an unpacked .deb file back together.
dpkg-scanpackages(1) Create Packages index files.
dpkg-scansources(1) Create Sources index files.
dpkg-shlibdeps(1) Generate shared library substvar dependencies.
dpkg-source(1) Debian source package (.dsc) manipulation tool.
dpkg-split(1) Debian package archive split/join tool.
dpkg-statoverride(1) Override ownership and mode of files.
dpkg-trigger(1) A package trigger utility.
dpkg-vendor(1) Queries information about distribution vendors.
dpkg.cfg(5) Dpkg configuration file.
dsc(5) Debian source packages' control file format.
dselect(1) Debian package management frontend.
dselect.cfg(5) Dselect configuration file.
start-stop-daemon(8) Start and stop system daemon programs.
update-alternatives(1) Maintain symbolic links determining default commands.