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Oct 052010

Lists the package to which a particular file belongs in Ubuntu


Sometimes, you want to know which package contains a file, e.g. "php5.conf", you can try

# dpkg -S php5.conf
libapache2-mod-php5: /etc/apache2/mods-available/php5.conf

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