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Tool for querying the Debian package database

'Ara' is a command-line utility for querying the Debian package database. It has a query syntax allowing you to search for boolean combinations of regular expressions. It includes a simple syntax and line-editing. A graphical interface, xara, is also provided.

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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2Janet Casey8 November 2004

Leaders and contributors

Berke Durak Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview

Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 6 February 2018.


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