Cleans up Debian packages
Most Debian application packages depend on other packages, containing libraries or other utilities. When the application package is removed, the dependencies are still on the system. Debfoster can detect such "orphaned" dependencies (unlike apt and dpkg) and will clean them up. It can be used as a front-end to apt or standalone.
released on 19 April 2008
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|License:GPLv2||Janet Casey||31 August 2001|
Leaders and contributors
|See the THANKS file in the distribution for a complete list||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/pkgreport.cgi?pkg=debfoster|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 March 2017.
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