Package for a FilePublished on 23 Feb 2004
The commands presented below attempt to find an installed package which is responsible for merging the desired file.
qpkg are superceded by
equery as of portage-2.0.50 and gentoolkit-0.2.
- Global search in all installed package:
equery belongs FILE
- Limited search in installed package:
equery belongs -c CATEGORY FILE
- Search for first match:
equery belongs -e FILE
NOTE: For systems with <portage-2.0.50 and <gentoolkit-0.2 use:
etcat belongs FILE [CATEGORY] (specifying CATEGORY will limit and, therefore, speed up the search.)