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Fix documentation of used pattern type for packages in dgrep(1) and dglob(1) Closes #1012759 Axel Beckert 1 year, 10 months ago
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77 * dhomepage: Fix suboptimal error message for non-existent packages.
88 (Closes: #1005199)
99 * Mention https://dhomepage.debian.net/ in dhomepage(1) man page.
10 * Fix documentation of used pattern type for package names in
11 dgrep(1). (Closes: #1012759) Also fine tune dglob(1) wrt. pattern.
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1214 * checkrestart: Handle the possibility of systemd units in
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1010 =head1 DESCRIPTION
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12 B<dglob> lists packages names matching a pattern. It can
12 B<dglob> lists packages names matching a substring pattern. It can
1313 also list all the files they contain. By default B<dglob> only searches
1414 installed packages; the B<-a> and B<-n> switch widens the search (see L<"OPTIONS">). The
1515 list is written to stdout, one name per line.
1313 packages.
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1515 It passes the I<package> argument(s) to L<dglob(1)> to retrieve a list of files
16 in those packages. You can use POSIX regular expressions for the package
16 in those packages. It uses dglob's substring pattern matching for the package
1717 names.
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1919 If B<dgrep> is invoked as B<degrep>, B<dfgrep> or B<dzgrep> then L<egrep(1)>,