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botch-bin2src - convert binary packages to their source packages

BOTCH-BIN2SRC(1) botch tools BOTCH-BIN2SRC(1)


botch-bin2src - convert binary packages to their source packages


botch-bin2src [options] Packages.. Sources


Given a list of binary packages by Packages, output the corresponding source packages.


show program's version and exit
-h, --help
show this help message and exit
-v, --verbose
print additional information
do no print any messages
If a binary package is without a source package but there is a source package of same name but different version, match this binary package to that source package.
-o, --outfile=FILE
Set the output file FILE
Native architecture ARCH
Host architecture arch. Defaults to native architecture.
Comma-separated foreign architectures in addition to native and host architectures.


Get the source packages corresponding to all binary packages in myPackages.gz:
 botch-bin2src --deb-native-arch=amd64 myPackages.gz mySources.gz


See <>.


Debian doc-base Manual /usr/share/doc/botch/wiki/Home.html


This man page was written by Johannes Schauer. Botch is written by Johannes Schauer and Pietro Abate. Copyright 2012-2014 Johannes Schauer, Pietro Abate
This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. A special linking exception to the GNU Lesser General Public License applies to this library, see the COPYING file for more information.
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